Multimedia Authoring

Information and Communication Technologies, Publication in the Diário da República - Plano 4 - 2010/2011

5 ECTS; 3º Ano, 2º Semestre, 30,0 TP + 30,0 TC


Previous knowledge of multimedia tools such as the Web, video, graphic design, 3D and audio.

On completion of this module, the students should have learned multimedia authoring tools and techniques as well as the procedures and requirements for the development of multimedia products in all its phases.

Multimedia authoring
Authoring and authoring tools
Multimedia authoring models and paradigms
Evaluation parameters of an authoring system
Models and paradigms for content organisation
Multimedia content and edition tools
Multimedia project
Analysis and planning, design, production, testing, validation and distribution
Post-production and DVD authoring

Evaluation Methodology
Mid-term assessment:
Practical courseword
Work apresentation
continuous assessment

Exam and make-up exam:
Work apresentation
practical assignment


Method of interaction
Lectures and tutorials

Software used in class
Encore DVD Adobe
After effects
Adobe Premiere