Multimedia & Creative Technology

Multimedia & Creative Technology

Undergraduate

 

Department of Multimedia and Creative Technology

Aims

Daffodil International University conducts time-befitting and pragmatic curricula, which aim at not only extracting the potentialities and flair from our youth but also making the students competent in the job market both at home and abroad so they can meet the changing demands of society. This also accounts for the modern developments in different disciplines of study, especially in the field of multimedia, where technology evolves faster. In this regard Daffodil International University offers B.Sc. Program in Multimedia and Creative Technology (MCT). Media Technology and Creative Arts, as a major discipline, has to be considered especially due to the emerging needs of professionals and a large employer group providing different multimedia and creative graphics services.

Vision

To become a tertiary level academic and research center of excellence in the field of Multimedia and Creative Technology for creating global leaders with high self-esteem who can accept and overcome 3challenges in a fast-changing environment. Providing quality education and ensuring an advanced research environment. We want to contribute to developing a knowledge-based society. 

Mission 

The spirit of the Department of Multimedia and Creative Technology is to create in-depth knowledgeable industry and research-oriented skillful graduates in national and international industrial demand to realize the aspiration of the country in the field of multimedia and creative technology sector by contributing to the research, innovation, and entrepreneurship 

  • To enrich the multidisciplinary knowledge of modern technology.
  • To contribute to the formation of a humane nation through the practice and mind of society by awakening the basic sense of aesthetic art & design.
  • Creating capability to lead the Animation, Design, Gaming, VFX, and Film industries all over the world.
  • Making creative thinkers solve complex problems and change the world through animation, games, and film.

Key Features

  • Only Daffodil International University in Bangladesh has the opportunity to get a B.Sc. degree in this field. More than 300 alumni passed and their market reputation is very well most of the companies are known to us for our alumni.
  • The Guardians have few ideas about the multimedia industry and job market.
  • According to the rapid growth of 4 IR technology multimedia has lots of scopes and a market has been created.
  • Some public and private universities have taken initiative to implement multimedia-related subjects. Due to these reasons, there will be an advanced well-equipped infrastructure that can be the first priority for admission seeker students.

Research

  • Enhance the scope of 4IR-oriented research with an industry collaboration approach.
  • Create a collaborative 4IR-oriented research environment with other departments of FSIT.
  • Enhance the research readiness among faculty members through training.
  • Establish new mechanisms to improve success in funding applications.
  • Increase societal impact through the communication of our research outcomes.
  • Collaborate research with international universities.

Alumni & Job

Our Alumni are already leading in Digital Sectors in Bangladesh & abroad in many multinational companies and industries also they are leading in academia and production sectors in the World. Our strength is they are always connected with our department and we will build associations for them to revolutionary change based on industry revolution 4IR.

 

Eligibility for Admission

Students having a minimum 2.5 GPA or second division both in SSC and HSC from any background may apply for admission into Multimedia and Creative Technology (MCT) as per the guideline of the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh. Students completing five O-level subjects and at least two A-level subjects and obtaining at least a GPA of 2.0 may apply for admission. 

Credit Requirement and Duration of the Program

To obtain B.Sc. in Multimedia and Creative Technology (MCT), students will have to complete 147 credits with at least a CGPA of 2.50. If any student fails in any course, she/he will get the opportunity to improve the grade by retaking the same in the subsequent semesters. The program has 8 semesters normally extending over four academic years. Students willing to obtain a Bachelor of Science in Multimedia and Creative Technology (MCT) will have to follow the general guidelines of degree requirements of the university.

Types of Courses

In the Multimedia and Creative Technology (MCT) program, there are different types of courses, namely Humanities and Business courses, Mathematics and General Science courses, Core Courses, and Elective courses. Humanities courses are useful for the students to grow as a good citizens with social values and norms; mathematics and general science courses are necessary for the background preparations; core courses form the nucleus of the bachelor's degree program, and elective courses provide in-depth understanding in selected areas. Elective courses are offered from a list of elective courses in the final year of the program. 

Multimedia and Creative Technology (MCT) has 4 areas of specialty such as 3D Animation & VFX Engineering, Visual Arts & Communication, Game Design & Development, and Film & Media.

3D Animation & VFX Engineering: Students will be able to gather knowledge about 3d Modeling, Architecture design & visualization, Simulation & Animation. To learn those topics, one needs basic knowledge of Mathematics, Physics, and Science.

Visual Arts & Communication: Students will be able to gather knowledge about Drawing & Sketching, painting, Graphic Design & Motion Graphics, Typography, and 2D Animation. To learn those topics, one needs basic knowledge about Humanities, Mathematics, General Science, Language, General education, and Business models.

Game Design & Development: Students will be able to gather knowledge about modeling, Game Design & Development, Augmented Reality& Virtual Reality. To learn those topics, one needs basic knowledge about Mathematics, Physics, Science, Humanities, Language and General education, and Business models.

 Film & Media: Students will be able to gather knowledge of Film Writing, Cinematography, Pre-Production, and Post-Production. To learn those topics, need basic knowledge about Mathematics, Science, Humanities (Creative Writing, Theater, Bangladesh Studies), Language, and Business.

Program Detail

Grouping of Courses

Students willing to obtain a bachelor’s degree in Multimedia and Creative Technology (MCT) will have to follow the general guidelines of degree requirements of the university. The courses organized under four groups are shown in Table 6.

Table 6: Grouping of Courses


Group 1: Language and General Education                                        (15Credits)[10.25%]

Group 2: Basic Science                                                                           (03 Credits)[02.04%] 

Group 3: Mathematics                                                                            (06 Credits)[04.08%]

Group 4: Core Courses                                                                           (115 Credits) [78.23%]                                                                          

Group 5: Elective Courses                                                                      (08 Credits)[05.44%]                                                                           

 

Total Credits                                                                                           147 Credits


Group 5.2: Language and General Education (15 Credits)

Code

Course Title

Theory

Credit

Lab

Credit

Prerequisite

ENG113

Basic Functional English and English Spoken

3

 

NA

ENG123

Writing and Comprehension

3

 

ENG113

BDS 101

Bangladesh Studies

3

 

NA

MCT 235

Brand Design and Packaging

3

 

MCT121, MCT122, MCT112

MIS575

Project Management

3

   

Group 5.3: Basic Science (3 Credits)

Code

Course Title

Credits

 

Prerequisite

MCT322

Physics-Based Animation

3

 

MCT221



Group 5.4: Mathematics (06 Credits)

Code

Course Title

Credits

Lab Credits

Prerequisite

CIS112

Mathematics -I Fundamentals of Mathematics

3

 

NA

MCT223

Mathematics-II: Coordinate Geometry

3

 

CIS112


Group 5.5: Core Courses (115 Credits)                                                                           

Code

Course Title

Credits

 

Prerequisite

MCT 111

Fundamentals of Graphic Design

3

 

NA

MCT112

Fundamental of Graphic Design Lab

 

1

NA

MCT113 

Drawing & Sketching

3

 

NA

CSE112

Computer Fundamentals

3

 

NA

MCT 121 

Principles and Elements of Design

3

 

MCT111, MCT 112

MCT 122

Principles and Elements of Design with lab

 

1

MCT111,

MCT 112

MCT 123

Composition Study

3

 

MCT113

MCT317

Industrial Design & Innovation Technology

 

1

 

AOL201

Art of Living

3

 

NA

MCT137

Perspective Study

 

1

MCT 123

MCT211

2D Animation

3

 

MCT113, MCT 123

MCT212

2D Animation lab

 

1

MCT113, MCT 123

MCT133

Basic Typography Design 

3

 

MCT 121

MCT138

Fundamentals of 3D Design and Modeling

3

   

CSE122

Structured Programming 

3

 

CSE112

CSE123

Structured Programming lab

 

1

CSE112

MCT231

Object-Oriented Programming

3

 

CSE122

MCT232

Object-Oriented Programming Lab

 

1

CSE123

MCT213

Motion Graphics

3

 

MCT211

MCT124

Figure Drawing

 

1

MCT137

MCT221

3D Design and Modeling

3

 

NA

MCT222

3D Design and Modeling Lab

 

1

NA

MCT135

Film Studies & Appreciation

3

 

NA

MCT134

Calligraphy

 

1

MCT133

MCT313

3D Animation 1

3

 

MCT221

MCT417

Web Engineering

3

 

CSE112

MCT418

Web Engineering Lab

 

1

CSE112

MCT311

Audio and Video Streaming &Editing

3

 

NA

MCT332

Graphic Novel

3

 

MCT113,

MCT123

MCT324

3D Animation 2

 

1

MCT221

MCT314

Creative Writing

3

 

NA

CIS332

Human and Computer Interaction

3

 

NA

MCT 315

3D Environment Design

3

   

MCT 316

Architectural Visualization

3

   

MCT333

Character Design & Composition (Z brush)

3

 

MCT221

MCT334

Script Programming 

 

1

CSE122

MCT336

Texturing

 

1

MCT221

MCT233

Video Production

3

 

MCT213

MCT331

Visual Effects and Production

3

 

MCT213, MCT322, MCT324

MCT431

Multimedia Authoring

3

 

MCT334

CSE414

Simulation and Modeling

3

 

MCT334, MCT331, MCT324, MCT313, MCT432

CSE415

Simulation and Modeling Lab

 

1

MCT334, MCT331, MCT324, MCT313, MCT432

MCT413

New Typeface Design

3

 

MCT133,

MCT134

MCT432

Digital Cinematography

3

 

MCT233

MCT411

Digital Matte Painting

 

1

MCT432

MCT421

Game Analysis & Development 

3

 

MCT431, MCT334

MCT422

Game Analysis & Development lab

 

1

MCT431, MCT334

MIS575

Project Management

3

 

NA

MCT424

Augmented and Virtual Reality Development (AR/VR Development)

3

   

MCT425

Projected Area for Phase1:
Film and Media
3D Animation and VFX Engineering
Game Design and Development
Visual Arts and Communication

3




All

MCT499

Projected Area for Phase2:

Film and Media
3D Animation and VFX Engineering
Game Design and Development
Visual Arts and Communication

3

 

MCT425


Group 5.6: Elective Courses (Any two with lab, 08 credits)

Code

Course Title

Credits

 

Prerequisite

CSE311

Database Management Systems 

3

 

NA

MCT432

Lighting & Rendering

3

 

MCT221

MCT433

Advanced Motion Graphics

 

1

MCT222

MCT337

Character Animation

3

 

MCT322, MCT324, MCT313

MCT338

Character Animation Lab

 

1

MCT322, MCT324, MCT313

MCT452

3D Game Programming

3

 

NA

MC453

Dynamic Motion Synthesis

3

 

NA

MCT454

Fluid Dynamics and Visualization

3

 

NA

MCT455

Particle Dynamics

3

 

NA

MCT456

Cloth Simulation

3

 

NA

MCT457

Hair and Fur

3

 

NA

MCT458

V Ray rendering

3

 

NA

MCT459

Architectural Visualization

3

 

NA

MCT460

Stereoscopy Techniques

3

 

NA

MCT 136

Computer Networks and Internet

3

 

CSE112

MCT423

Theatre Management

3

   

6. Bi-Semester Wise 4 Year Course Curriculum 


Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Level-1 Term-1 (First Semester)

MCT 111

Fundamentals of  Graphic Design

3

NA

MCT 112

Fundamental of Graphic Design Lab

1

NA

MCT113 

Drawing & Sketching

3

NA

CSE112

Computer Fundamentals

3

NA

ENG113 

Basic Functional English and English Spoken

3

NA

AOL201

Art of Living

3

NA

BDS 101 

Bangladesh Studies

3

NA

Total Credits 

19

 

Level -1  Term-2 (Second Semester)

ENG123 

Writing and Comprehension

3

ENG 113

MCT 138

Fundamentals of 3D Design and Modeling

3

MCT 235

MCT 123

Composition Study

3

MCT 113

MCT314

Creative Writing

3

NA

MCT 121 

Principles and Elements of Design

3

MCT 111, MCT 112

MCT 122

Principles and Elements of Design with lab

1

MCT 111, MCT 112

CSE122

Structured Programming 

3

CSE 112

CSE123

Structured Programming lab

1

CSE 112

Total Credits

20

 

Level -2 Term-1 (Third Semester)

MCT137

Perspective Study

1

MCT 123

MCT211

2D Animation

3

MCT 113, MCT 123

MCT212

2D Animation lab

1

MCT 112

MCT133

Basic Typography Design 

3

MCT 121

MCT231

Object-Oriented Programming

3

CSE 122

MCT232

Object-Oriented Programming  Lab

1

CSE 123

MCT213

Motion Graphics

3

MCT 211

MCT221

3D Design and Modeling

3

 

CIS112

Fundamental of Mathematics

3

NA

Total Credits

21

 

Level -2  Term-2 (Fourth Semester)

MCT331

Character Design & composition(Z brush)

3

MCT 221

MCT135

Film Studies & Appreciation

3

NA

MCT134

Calligraphy

1

MCT 133

MCT336

Texturing

1

MCT 221

MCT124

Figure Drawing

1

MCT 137

MCT322

Physics-based animation

3

MCT 221

MCT417

Web Engineering

3

CSE 112

MCT418

Web Engineering  Lab

1

CSE 112

MCT235

Brand Design and Packaging

3

MCT 121, MCT 122, 

MCT 112,

MCT223

Mathematics- 2 (Coordinate Geometry) 

3

CIS 112

Total Credits

22

 

Level -3 Term-1(Fifth Semester)

MCT313

3D Animation 1

3

MCT 221

MCT432

Lighting & Rendering

3

MCT 221

MCT433

Lighting & Rendering Lab

1

MCT 221

MCT315

3D Environment Design 

3

MCT 314

MCT311

Audio and Video Streaming & Editing

3

NA

MCT332

Graphic Novel

3

MCT 113, MCT 123

CIS332

Human and Computer Interaction

3

NA

MCT334

Script Programming 

1

CSE 122

Total Credits                                                                                              

20

 

Level -3 Term-2 (Sixth Semester)

MCT317

Industrial Design & Innovation Technology

1

NA

MCT324

3D Animation 2

1

MCT 221

MCT316

Architectural Visualization

3

MCT 111, MCT 112

MCT337

Character Animation

3

MCT 322, MCT 324, MCT 313

MCT338

Character Animation Lab

1

MCT 322, MCT 324, MCT 313

MCT223

Video Production

3

MCT 213

MCT333

Visual Effects and Production

3

MCT 213, MCT 322, MCT 324

MCT411

Digital matte painting

1

MCT 432, 

MCT431

Multimedia Authoring

3

MCT 334

MCT413

New Typeface Design

3

MCT133, MCT134

Total Credits

22

 

Level -4 Term-1(Seventh Semester)

CSE414

Simulation and Modeling

3

MCT334, 

MCT331,MCT432

CSE415

Simulation and Modeling  Lab

1

MCT334, MCT331

MCT432

MCT413

New Typeface Design

3

MCT133, MCT134

MCT450

Digital cinematography

3

MCT223

MCT421

Game Analysis & Development 

3

MCT431, MCT334

MCT422

Game Analysis & Development lab

1

MCT431, MCT334

MCT424

Augmented and Virtual Reality Development/AR/VR Development

3

MCT422 MCT431, MCT334

MIS575

Project Management

3

NA

MCT425

Projected Area for Phase1: 

Film and Media
3D Animation and VFX Engineering
Game Design and Development
Visual Arts and Communication

3

 

Total Credits              

20

 

Level -4  Term-2 (Final Semester)

MCT499

Projected Area for Phase2:

Film and Media
3D Animation and VFX Engineering
Game Design and Development
Visual Arts and Communication

3

 

Total Credits of Final Phase 

3

 

Total Credit for 4 years B.Sc. in MCT

147