Multimedia Programming


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

The goal of this module is to strengthen a student‟s capacity to participate in multimedia application and software development. This puts the student in a position to take advantage of a significant amount of prior work by integrating a variety of software libraries on a variety of platforms.

In connection with the module, courses may be offered within the following area:

  • Multimedia Programming

This module may be offered by the board of study depending on e.g. the amount of students enrolled or other relevant circumstances

Learning objectives


During this module, students should acquire basic knowledge about

  • advanced topics of software development relevant to the design and implementation of multimedia software applications, e.g., software design patterns, programming mobile devices and other embedded systems, network programming, and VR and AR programming


During this module, students should acquire skills in

  • applying a variety of intermediate and advanced software technologies, techniques and methods in the construction of effective and efficient multimedia software applications


During this module, students should acquire competencies in

  • analyzing multimedia software engineering problems and select, apply and evaluate appropriate technologies in developing successful solutions
  • applying advanced concepts in multimedia programming and software engineering

Type of instruction

Method of working: Individual or small groups



Name of examMultimedia Programming
Type of exam
Written exam
The examination is a 7-day assignment on a set subject.
Number of pages: the written part must not exceed 10 pages.

In case of a Fail grade, an additional examiner will also evaluate the assignment.

The examination may be substituted by satisfactory and active participation in
courses, i.e. 80% attendance and submission of all assignments set during the course
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleMultimedie programmering
Module codeBAART201518
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
5. semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Art, Health and Technology
DepartmentDepartment of Communication and Psychology
FacultyThe Faculty of Humanities