This degree is designed to provide the students with knowledge and learning in the various areas of Multimedia. It is aimed to provide students with critical competences and cutting-edge skills of core multimedia, computer interaction, web programming, web design, 3D Design and animation, video processing, audio processing and graphic design.
It is also targeted to enable students to critically analyze, identify, and solve real-world multimedia problems; to design, implement, and evaluate a complete multimedia system to meet desired needs.
Moreover, the students acquire skills to manage multimedia effectively and integrate the multimedia systems into the user environment. It is also targeted that the students acquire an ability of a keen appreciation to demonstrate, professionalism and ethical behavior, including responsible teamwork, creativity and communication skills with professional attitudes, and be prepared for the complexity of the actual work environment and life-long learning.
The aim of the Multimedia Systems programme is to:
The student follows university requirement courses: English, Calculus, Physics, Statistics, Human Rights, Modern History of Bahrain and Introduction to Computers and Introduction to Programming.
The student will go deeper into programming by learning object oriented programming languages, visual programming and the concepts of data structures.
The student will focus on multimedia by learning Human Computer Interaction, Multimedia Software (Image Processing, Video Montage, Graphics Design, and Audio Processing) and Designing and Programming Web Sites.
The student will start to embrace 3D Graphics by learning how to model objects and animate them. Moreover the student will learn how to create multimedia applications using appropriate tools and software. The student will complete a major project as part of the course.
To be eligible for consideration for admission at the undergraduate level, an applicant should normally hold a recently issued recognized secondary school certificate or its equivalent. The requirements for admission stated by the University are in all cases the minimum demanded for admission, and their fulfilment by a candidate does not automatically ensure his /her selection. Prior to enrolling at Ahlia University, citizens of non-GCC States should secure residence permits in the Kingdom of Bahrain; otherwise, their admission will be conditional and subject to being rescinded at the discretion of the University
Applicants must demonstrate a level of English proficiency consistent with the demands of an academic programme taught and assessed almost exclusively in the English language. This can be done in one of the following ways:
The applicants who meet the following programme specific admission requirements will be admitted to the programme:
Academic Score in the Secondary School Certificate (Tawjihia) or its Equivalent
The estimated duration for completion of a Bachelors Degree at Ahlia University is 4 years. This is structured around 134 credit-hours covering 45 courses.
The duration of study for each course is fifteen weeks, covering approximately 45 study hours.