548-0042 – Multimedia Systems (MMS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geoinformatics
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Michal Kačmařík, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
548-0042/01 2002/2003 2007/2008
548-0042/02 2003/2004 2006/2007
548-0042/03 2004/2005 2006/2007
548-0042/04 2004/2005 2022/2023 5
548-0042/05 1999/2000 2008/2009 5
548-0042/06 2016/2017 2021/2022 5
548-0042/07 2021/2022 2
548-0042/08 2021/2022 2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

After the course, students understand basic steps in multimedia system development and are able to independently create a simple own multimedia system using various forms of information communication.

Teaching methods

Project work


Course offer students basic knowledge and skill necessary for multimedia presentations creation. Students learn how to shoot and process digital photography, video and audio, create raster and vector computer graphics or get a basic skills in typography.

Compulsory literature:

BHATNAGER, G., MEHTA, S., MITRA, S. Introduction to multimedia systems. Academic Press, 2020, ISBN: 0-12-500452-4, 207 s. STEINMETZ, S., NAHRSTEDT, K. Multimedia Systems, 4. vydání. Springer, 2013, 482 s. MUKAI, N. Computer Graphics. InTech, 2012, ISBN-13: 978-953-51-0455-1, 256 s. KELBY, S. The Digital Photography Book: Part , 2. vydání. Peachpit Press, 2013, ISBN-10: 9780321934949, 256 s.

Recommended literature:

SAVAGE, T.M., VOGEL, K.E. An Introduction to Digital Multimedia, 2. vydání. Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2013, ISBN-10: 144968839X, 336 s. HAVALDAR, P., MEDIONI, G. Multimedia Systems Algorithms Standards and Industry Practices. Course Technology Ptr, 2009. JOSHI, M., RAVAL, M., DANDAWATE, Y. a kol. Image and Video Compression: Fundamentals, Techniques, and Applications. Chapman and Hall/CRC, 2013, ISBN-10: 148222822X, 236 s. KOONTZ, W. Introduction to Audio Signal Processing. RIT Press, 2016, ISBN-10: 1939125413, 184 s.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.