MEIN10030 Multimedia Studies

Academic Year 2023/2024

This is a Spring module, aimed at medical students and forming one of the elective modules of the foundation year curriculum. It aims to 1.Introduce students to the use of multimedia in presentation of medical information 2. Introduce students to the basic multimedia production techniques 3. Encourage self-directed learning 4. Encourage collaborative small group learning

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

On completion students will be able to: 1.Use the major still image editing and compression tools 2.Use a digital still camera 3.Prepare a production plan for a short clinical video 4.Use a digital camcorder 5.Use a non-linear film editing programme 6.Understand the basics of image and sound compression 7.Understand the basics of multimedia delivery across the World Wide Web.

Student Effort Hours: 
Student Effort Type Hours


Computer Aided Lab


Specified Learning Activities


Autonomous Student Learning




Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
Not yet recorded 
Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Learning Requirements:

RDGY 10090 Healthcare Imaging and Informatics

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
RDGY10090 - Healthcare Imaging&Info System

Multimedia Studies (HCIN10030), Multimedia Studies (HCIN1903)

Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade In Module Component Repeat Offered
Examination: Theory paper 1 hour End of Trimester Exam Not specified Not yet recorded No


Group Project: Group assingment Week 3 n/a Graded No


Group Project: Group project final presentation Week 12 n/a Graded No


Carry forward of passed components
Not yet recorded

Not yet recorded

Please see Student Jargon Buster for more information about remediation types and timing. 
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Name Role
Mr Anthony Hyland Tutor