This degree programme is offered by the Faculty of Informatics and Telecommunications. The programme recognises: a) that the internet is changing the nature of the world’s economy and leaves no organisation unaffected and b) that multimedia (with its text, sound, moving images and interactivity) has opened up a new world in communication.
To enable students to learn the theory that lies behind the internet and multimedia and to equip them with the wherewithal to transfer this learning into practice.
The objectives of this programme are:
- to provide students with the essential background that will enable them to develop and maintain internet and webbased applications as tools which serve the organisation.
- to provide students with a high level of competence in indentifying and translating the needs of the organisation into successful web systems.
- to provide students with a new range of skills necessary in dealing with the new requirements demanded by the multimedia industry including issues that relate to interfaces, user requirements, graphics, animation and virtual reality together with a proficiency in audio and video production techniques.