CS 7200 - The Web

General Information

Lecturer: John O'Mullane

Office: 116D Kane (Science) Building
Tel: 490 2142
Email:
URL: http://www.cs.ucc.ie/staff/jomullane.html
Contact Hours: Mon-Wed 12-1

Assignments:

Deadline Percent Points
Assignment Term 1 Week 10 10 % 20
Assignment Term 2 Week 12 20 % 40
Summer Exam   70 % 140

The due dates of assignment are strict and any delay will cause penalties (10 % a day). Assignments should be done individually and plagiarism will be punished (at least 50% penalty). Assignments should be announced at least four weeks before their deadlines.

Syllabus:

The aim of this course is to provide an introduction to the variety of technologies used in delivering multimedia content on the World Wide Web.

  • Internet Architecture
  • Web Standards
  • Web Applications
  • Interactive Web-based Multimedia
  • Multimedia Streaming Applications

Recommended Texts

  • Fundamentals of Multimedia (International Edition) by Ze-Nian Li, Mark Drew 013127256X (Paperback) Oct 2003, 576 pages
  • Designing with Web Standards by Jeffrey Zeldman 0735712018 (Paperback) June 2003, 456 pages

Recommended References: (in the library)

  • Charles F. Goldfarb The XML handbook
  • Deitel & Deitel Internet and World Wide Web : how to program