Representing Data with Images and Sound: Bringing Data to Life CO209 / A02

Start date
16 Sep 19
Duration
10 Weeks
Location
Online course, FutureLearn, Online Course ONL View on Google Map
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Summary

Learn how data is represented through media; audio, visual and text. This online course from the Raspberry Pi Foundation explores how computers do interesting things with data. You’ll discover how to represent and manipulate text, images and sound and compression and other algorithms.

Outcomes

You will:

  • Describe how computers represent things in binary.                                                                               
  • Explain common text encoding (ASCII and UTF-8).                                                                                 
  • Produce your own emoji in bitmap and vector form.                                                                              
  • Investigate the physics of sound, and how sampling allows computers to represent sounds.               
  • Compare lossy and lossless compression.

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