This course will provide students with an introduction to multimedia communications (audio, video, immersive) over data communication networks. It will explore multimedia applications and encoding, quality assessment, systems for transmission and distribution of multimedia, performance, challenges to building networks for content delivery, and designing them for future types of content that might result from advances in virtual reality, robotic manipulation, and immersive experiences.

Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: LG/SNC Elective Basis
Course Requirements: PREQ: (INFSCI 0410 or INFSCI 1044) and (INFSCI 0510 or INFSCI 0419 or INFSCI 0019) and (INFSCI 0610 or INFSCI 1070); Minimum C grade or Transfer
Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3