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Visuals to text - ACC.70

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND COMMUNICATION SCIENCES
Open for application
1 ECTS

MODULE TYPE: SDG11

MODULE DESCRIPTION

The course covers the basic principles and methods of translating visual information into text. Both human-led methods and automatic technologies are introduced, including audio/video description, automatic image/video captioning and alternative texts.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon successfully completing the course, the student will 1) know the basic principles of visuals-to-text translation; 2) understand differences between human and machine-produced methods and descriptions; 3) have basic knowledge of how to produce alternative texts to images and videos.

Module level: Advanced

Degree level: Master

Language: English

Study mode: Online

SDG11 Theme:

ECTS: 1

Semester: All

Starting date: May 2021

Finishing date: The course must be completed before 31 July 2021.

Enrollment period: The last day to apply 5 July 2021. 

Additional information: This course is studied independently online and at your own pace.

University

Tampere University

Participation info

The admission is currently possible for learners from ECIU partner universities. Please fill this form to apply: https://www.service4mobility.com/europe/BewerbungServlet?identifier=TAMPERE17&kz_bew_pers=S&kz_bew_art=IN&aust_prog=ECIUMM&sprache=en

If you have any questions about applying, please contact mobility.tau@tuni.fi.