norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description IMT3091 - Video Mediated Presence Production (VMPP) (2003/2004)

ECTS Credits6
Duration1 semester (Spring)

    Good knowledge of English and web publishing.


    The aim of this course is to give an introduction to the area of Video Mediated Communication (VMC) and to give a survey of basic theories and techniques in order to produce a sense of presence and reality between geographically separated individuals.


    Telepresence theory and research
    Network technologies and protocols
    Multipart conferences
    Production technology, storytelling and pedagogical methods
    Hypermedia connected to video mediated communication
    Presence production research methods

    Study MethodsLectures
    Demonstrations, literature studies, group work, projects
    AssessmentWritten Exam, 3 hours
    Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
    Course RequirementsTwo essays, one indivdual and one group-work, must be acceptes. All production material for the group must be delivered the same day as the practical group-work production exam.
    Supplementary Information

    The number of students is limited to 30.