Universität Wien FIND

050210 VO Multimedia Systems 2 (2016S)

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Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Changes to the course schedule will be announced during the course and communicated via e-mail.

Monday 07.03. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 14.03. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 04.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 11.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 18.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 25.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 02.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 09.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 23.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 30.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 06.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 13.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 20.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Monday 27.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The objectives of this course are to
- learn about the possibilities of publishing multimedia objects on the Web
- learn how applications can exchange (meta-)data using common Web Service technologies
- learn how to publish and interlink (meta)data on the Web and about the benefits this can bring
- get an introduction to the theoretical background of Facebook & co
- learn how to use the wisdom of the crowd to generate metadata

The course covers the following topics:

- What is a Multimedia Information System?
- Evolution of Multimedia Information Systems
From Single-media Databases to (Distributed) Multimedia Databases to Web 2.0
- The Nature of Multimedia Data
- Media Objects on the Web
covering metadata and media aspects of the emerging HTML5 standard
and alternatives such as Flash, languages like SMIL and AJAX
- Service Protocols on the Web
covering current state of the art formats and protocols (web service technologies)
in that area
- Linked (Open) Data on the Web
Semantic technologies as the enabling technologies
- Knowledge organisation systems: OWL, SKOS
- The Social Web & Human-based Computation

Assessment and permitted materials

Assessment: Written exam.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The aim of this lecture course is to given an in-depth understanding of multimedia technologies with all its involved entities (data, protocols, users, etc.). Furthermore, the lecture will give insights into ongoing research activities in that field.

The exam verifies to what extend the objectives of the course are accomplished by the students.

Grading / Beurteilungsmaßstab (points, %):
89 <= P <= 100 Sehr Gut (1)
76 <= P < 89 Gut (2)
63 <= P < 76 Befriedigend (3)
50 <= P < 63 Genügend (4)
0 <= P < 50 Nicht Genügend (5)

Examination topics

Relevant for the exam is always the content which was subject to the most recent course. The scope of the relevant course content is defined by means of the course materials made available during the most recent course. The course material consists of the slides and of the literature referenced in the material. The successful study of this course requires the thorough study of the referenced literature (books, papers, etc.). Furthermore, participation in the accompanying exercise course is strongly recommended.

Reading list

Course material and referenced literature made available during the course.

Association in the course directory

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