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SIT361 - Multimedia Systems and Technology

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Gang Li


Two SIT coded units (excluding mathematics units coded SIT19-, SIT29-, SIT39-)


One of SIT264 or SIT363

Incompatible with: MSC301
Contact hours:

2 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour practical per week


The primary focus of this unit is on improving your understanding of digital multimedia, and developing a range of skills to enable you to work effectively with digital images and digital audio.  Vector multimedia standards in the form of mark-up languages will be introduced, together with a scripting language that will allow you to quickly process images. A number of different multimedia processing mechanisms are introduced. With this knowledge you will be able to undertake multimedia analyses and processing of complex systems that require some creativity.


Multimedia package 10%, questions and analysis 10%, group project work 10%, practical assessment 10%, examination 60%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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