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Module Code: EEE331
Module Title: Multimedia Security Systems
Module Level: Level 3
Module Credits: 2.50
Academic Year: 2017/18
Semester: SEM1
Originating Department: Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Pre-requisites: N/A
The aim of this course is to gain knowledge and hand-on experiences in digital media systems
and security applications. Introduction to important mutlmedia security technologies and
standards in assuring the rights of owners and consumers of multimedia systems. These include
encryption, key management, watermarking and media authentication. Also introduce important
topics on using multimedia information for security objectives, including video surveillance, and
media sensor networks.
Learning outcomes 
On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

1. gain knowledge and hands-on experience about multimedia systems and security technologies.

2. gain knowledge with multimedia compression technologies and standards, such as VCD, DVD, and MPEG-1/2/4/21.

3. survey algorithms, theories and tools developed in research and market of multimedia security issues, including digital rights management, copyright protection, authenticity verification, and mobile information assurance.

4. learn theories, research issues and recent developments of multimedia-based security systems, such as video surveillance and biometric feature applications.
Method of teaching and learning 
This module will be delivered through a combination of formal lectures, tutorials and
1 Overview – Multimedia Systems, Secured Multimedia, Digital Rights Management Systems, and Technical Trends

2 Multimedia Compression Technologies and Standards

3 Multimedia Encryption

4 Digital Watermarking

5 Security Attacks

6 Multimedia Authentication

7 Multimedia Forensics

8 Biometric Features for User Authentication – I: Pattern, Speaker and Behavior Recognition

9 Biometric Features for User Authentication – II: Speaker Recognition

10 Biometric Features for User Authentication – III: Face Recognition

11 Voice over IP (VoIP) Security
Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 14     6      55  75 


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Written Examination 80.00
2 Midterm Test 20.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 1/24/2018 7:36:33 PM