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Approx. 22 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
15 minutes to complete

Course Preliminaries

1 video (Total 5 min), 1 reading
1 video
1 reading
Grading Scheme10m
7 minutes to complete

Chapter 1 Information Measures

2 videos (Total 7 min)
2 videos
Chapter 16m
3 hours to complete

Chapter 2 Information Measures - Part 1

6 videos (Total 38 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
6 videos
Chapter 2 - Section 2.1 B5m
Chapter 2 - Section 2.1 C4m
Chapter 2 - Section 2.218m
Chapter 2 - Section 2.33m
Assignment 1 Video Preview7s
1 reading
Homework Assignment 1 Solution10m
Week
2
3 hours to complete

Chapter 2 Information Measures - Part 2

8 videos (Total 74 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
8 videos
Chapter 2 - Section 2.45m
Chapter 2 - Section 2.512m
Chapter 2 - Section 2.67m
Chapter 2 - Section 2.711m
Chapter 2 - Section 2.816m
Chapter 2 - Section 2.1019m
Assignment 2 Video Preview6s
1 reading
Homework Assignment 2 Solution10m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Chapter 3 The I-Measure - Part 1

7 videos (Total 50 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
7 videos
Chapter 3 - Section 3.18m
Chapter 3 - Section 3.3 A15m
Chapter 3 - Section 3.3 B9m
Chapter 3 - Section 3.47m
Chapter 3 - Section 3.5 A7m
Assignment 3 Video Preview6s
1 reading
Homework Assignment 3 Solution10m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

Chapter 3 The I-Measure - Part 2

4 videos (Total 39 min)
4 videos
Chapter 3 - Section 3.5 B12m
Chapter 3 - Section 3.6 A12m
Chapter 3 - Section 3.6 B11m
3 hours to complete

Chapter 4 Zero-Error Data Compression - Part 1

3 videos (Total 34 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
Chapter 4 - Section 4.2 A15m
Assignment 4 Video Preview5s
1 reading
Homework Assignment 4 Solution10m

Instructor

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Prof. Raymond W. Yeung

Choh-Ming Li Professor of Information Engineering, and Co-Director, Institute of Network Coding

About The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Founded in 1963, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a forward looking comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West. CUHK teachers and students hail from all corners of the world. CUHK graduates are connected worldwide through an expansive alumni network....

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