CET738 Multimedia Systems and Applications

Course Provider

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)



Academic Unit



This course aims to provide learners with a good understanding of the key concepts and technologies in multimedia systems and applications. Learners  will learn different aspects of multimedia systems, and study some current  and emerging multimedia applications.

This course is part of:

- Graduate Certificate in Signal and Media Processing
- FlexiMasters in Signal and Media Processing

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At the end of the course, learners  are expected to have a good understanding of  multimedia systems and some current and emerging multimedia applications. They should be able to apply the concepts and techniques  learned to practical applications such as media streaming, media search and classification, etc.

Media fundamentals, multimedia systems, media storage and display, media streaming applications, media search and classification applications, Artificial Intelligence (AI) in media processing and applications, current and emerging multimedia applications.

For engineers who wish to upgrade their technical knowledge and skills  in the area of digital signal processing, which can be  used in the Infocomm industry to aid in multimedia networking.

Standard Course Fee: S$1,635

SSG Funding Support

 Course fee

Course fee payable after SSG funding, if eligible under various schemes


BEFORE funding & GST

AFTER funding & 9% GST

Singapore Citizens (SCs) and Permanent Residents (PRs) (Up to 70% funding)



Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS)


SCs aged ≥ 40 years old
SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES)
(Up to 90% funding)

  • Standard course fee is inclusive of GST.
  • NTU/NIE alumni may utilise their $1,600 Alumni Course Credits. Click here for more information.


Read more about funding
CET700 Signal Space and Modulation1
CET701 Error-Correction Coding1
CET702 Spread-Spectrum Communication System1
CET730 Digital Filter Design and Spectrum Analysis1
CET731 Multirate Digital Signal Processing1
CET732 Linear Prediction and Optimal Linear Filters1
CET733 Digital Filter Implementation and Analog-Digital Conversion1
CET734 General Purpose Digital Signal Processor1
CET735 Algorithms and Architectures for Hardware and VLSI Signal Processing1
CET736 Multimedia Compression and Processing1
CET737 Multimedia Networking1
CET739 Image and Video Fundamentals1
CET740 Image and Video Coding Principles1
CET741 Image and Video Processing Techniques and Error Control1

Listed courses are:

  • Credit-bearing and stackable to Graduate Certificate in Signal and Media Processing (total 9AUs) and FlexiMasters in Signal and Media Processing (total 15AUs) 
  • SSG funded and SkillsFuture Credit approved.