SYSTEMS SUPPORT FOR CONTINUOUS MEDIA
2014/2015, Semester 1
School of Computing (Computer Science)
Modular Credits: 4
This module is targeted at computer science graduate students and covers the major aspects of building streaming media applications -- from coding to transmission to playback. Issues such as transport protocols, control protocols, caching, buffering, synchronisation and adaptations will be examined.
Lectures are every Wednesday from 18:30 to 20:30 in room COM1-0212.
For a detailed syllabus please see
This module will be graded on
(i.e., there will be
no final exam
). The CA will include a midterm, 2 quizzes, and a project.
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