1st Cycle Higher Professional Study Programme in Multimedia Communications

Length of study programme: 3 years
Number of ECTS credits of the study programme: 180

Professional title conferred:
diplomirani inženir multimedijskih komunikacij/diplomirana inženirka multimedijskih komunikacij (VS)*
The abbreviated form of the title in both cases is dipl. inž. mm. kom. (VS)
* Female graduates take the latter title.

The basic objectives of the programme are:

  • to combine technical and creative abilities,
  • to perform work and implement tasks in the field of multimedia services and content,
  • to apply an engineering approach to task solving,
  • to understand design and production approaches in creating multimedia content,
  • to participate in further education as a lifelong process.

General competences obtained through the programme:

  • skills of collecting, using and evaluating data,
  • broad interdisciplinary professional knowledge in the field of multimedia, telecommunications, IT, project management and the basics of graphic design and production,
  • analysis and synthesis, anticipation of solutions and outcomes,
  • the ability to use acquired knowledge in practice,
  • a developed ability to self-learn in the professional field,
  • independent management of assigned projects and teamwork,
  • development of communication skills and abilities,
  • the ability to seek out and integrate new information,
  • understanding the co-dependency between technology and multimedia services,
  • use of modern ICT tools and skills.

Subject-specific competences include:

  • knowledge and understanding of telecommunications and IT,
  • understanding of audio-visual communication,
  • knowledge of the development of multimedia convergence services and content,
  • knowledge and understanding of the creation of video, audio and written content,
  • use of programming skills and modern software tools,
  • understanding and use of the technical and legal aspects of content protection,
  • understanding, planning and managing projects in the field of multimedia communications,
  • development of skills in design and communication of content,
  • understanding technological limitations in creating content,
  • understanding and following of standards in the field of telecommunications, IT and multimedia technologies,
  • the ability to develop and implement interactive web services using modern information sources,
  • understanding the technological differences between modern devices and the ability to implement compatible multimedia services on various devices,
  • understanding the issues of data searching and the ability to optimise their use in multimedia services,
  • understanding the creation of visual messages, three-dimensional computer graphics and animation.