Computer science and statistics (2009/2010)

Course code
4S02733
Credits
6
Coordinator
Veronica Cicogna
Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
INFORMATICA 3 INF/01-INFORMATICS 2nd Semester Margherita Zorzi
STATISTICA 3 SECS-S/01-STATISTICS 2nd Semester Veronica Cicogna

Learning outcomes

Module: INFORMATICA
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This is an introductory course about basic notions in Computer Science.


Module: STATISTICA
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Syllabus

Module: INFORMATICA
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Main topics:

1) Foundational notions: -the concept of information; the problem of the encoding; binary encoding of data- algorithms as procedures for problems solutions-programming languages: basic notions; html, the language of web.
2) Hardware: Von Neumann architecture; processor; memory.
3) Software: -basic notions about operative systems; process management; memory management; file system.
4) Networks: DSL; LAN; TCP/IP protocol.
5) Applications: user interface; applications as distributed systems (client-server architecture); technologies for World Wide Web.
6) Introduction to Data Bases.


Module: STATISTICA
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Assessment methods and criteria

Module: INFORMATICA
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Oral


Module: STATISTICA
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