Short Title:Media Technologies 1
Full Title:Media Technologies 1
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:AVTH H1003
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Audio-visual techniques and media production
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Module Author:Brenda OBrien
Module Description:The aim of this module is to provide students with an introduction to the principles and concepts relating to digital media technologies
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Understand media file formats and their properties.
LO2 Understand the importance of file management
LO3 Explain the fundamental principles relating to digital image processing.
LO4 Understand the fundamental considerations relating to creating media for multiple platforms.

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment image analysis and manipulation 1,3,4 25.00 Ongoing
Continuous Assessment Media content formats and storage 1,2,3,4 25.00 Ongoing
Continuous Assessment Preparing Media for publishing 1,2,3,4 25.00 Ongoing
Continuous Assessment In-class presentation 1,2,3,4 25.00 Ongoing
No End of Module Formal Examination

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Students will attend in class lectures and participate in practical workshops and tutorials. 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Students are required to carry out research and practice skills learned in class. 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 6.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

This module does not have any book resources
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Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_HAVAB_B Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Digital Media 2 Elective