Information Technology (2009/2010)

Course code
Name of lecturer
Graziano Pravadelli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Other available courses
Academic sector
- - -
Language of instruction
I semestre dal Oct 1, 2009 al Jan 16, 2010.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course, composed of 16 hours, provides the students with the fundamental theoretical concepts of computer science.


- History of computer science
- Concept of computation: algorithms
- Coding of the information
- Concepts of analog and digital computing
- Transmission of the information
- Hardware
- Operating system
- Security

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Sciuto, Buonanno, Mari Introduzione ai sistemi informatici 4/ed McGraw-Hill 2008 9788838664311

Assessment methods and criteria

The examination consist of a written test composed of 24 questions with multiple choices. The test is passed with at least 16 correct answers.

You must register to the examination online, like for any other examination. Frequency is not mandatory.

The verbalization is automatic.

Teaching aids