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Module Code: EEE331
Module Title: Multimedia Security Systems
Module Level: Level 3
Module Credits: 2.50
Academic Year: 2019/20
Semester: SEM1
Originating Department: Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Pre-requisites: N/A
This course aims to gain knowledge and hand-on experiences in digital media systems and security applications; it also aims to introduce important multimedia security technologies and standards in assuring the rights of owners and consumers of multimedia systems; these include encryption, key management, watermarking, and media authentication; it also aims to introduce important topics on using multimedia information for security objectives, including video surveillance, and media sensor networks.
Learning outcomes 
A. Gain knowledge and hands-on experience about multimedia systems and security technologies.

B. Gain knowledge with multimedia compression technologies and standards.

C. Survey algorithms, theories and tools developed in research and market of multimedia security issues, including digital rights management, copyright protection, and authenticity verification

D. Learn theories, research issues and recent developments of multimedia-based security systems such as video surveillance and biometric 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

2-3 Multimedia Compression Technologies and Standards

4-5 Multimedia Encryption

6 Digital Watermarking

7 Security Attacks

8 Multimedia Authentication

9 Multimedia Forensics

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

11 Biometric Features for User Authentication – II: Speaker Recognition

12 Biometric Features for User Authentication – III: Face Recognition

13 Review

Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 26    6      43  75 


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

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