The Multimedia Quality of Experience Research Lab (MUEXlab) is a research lab within the NetMedia group, Department of Telecommunications, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb. The lab conducts multidisciplinary research in the areas of User Experience (UX) and Quality of Experience (QoE) modeling and management of advanced multimedia services, such as multiparty audiovisual communications, video streaming, virtual/augmented reality, and networked games.
The three-year long Edu4Games project was successfully completed on March 22, 2022. The final conference event was held at the Acadamy of Dramatic Art in Zagreb, and brought together project partners, students, industry representatives, representatives from the Ministry of Culture and Media, and representatives from the Croatian Audiovisual Centre.
The Project Edu4Games – Creation of standards of professions and qualifications as well as new study programs for the area of design and development of video games was implemented between multiple faculties within the University of Zagreb – Academy of Dramatic Art, Academy of Fine Arts, School of Design at the Faculty of Architecture, Faculty of Organization and Informatics and Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing. A graduate study program for design and development of video games was proposed, consisting of four strands: Game Design, Game Art, Game Production and Game Programming. These future study programs are envisioned in such a way that the teaching and learning processes are focused on artistic and scientific practices and research, intensive practical work and strong international cooperation with leading higher education institutions, as well as professional organizations.