COURSE CODE: MMS 171

COURSE TITLE: Text in Multimedia

UNITS: 3 units

PREREQUISITES: None

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Principles and techniques in incorporating text for multimedia

COURSE GOALS:

At the end of the course the student should
  • incorporate digital text in multimedia knowledge products.
  • understand basic multimedia language
  • apply multimedia text applications

COURSE OUTLINE:
  • Unit 1: Introduction
    • Module 1: What is text in multimedia?
    • Module 2: Content, structure, meaning, and style
  • Unit 2: Structure
    • Module 3: HTML
    • Module 4: XHTML and HTML5
    • Module 5: Metalanguages, SGML, & XML
  • Unit 3: Style
    • Module 6: CSS
    • Module 7: Digital typography
  • Unit 4: Putting it all together
    • Module 8: A rough conclusion