Information Technology (2011/2012)

Course code
Name of lecturer
Graziano Pravadelli
Graziano Pravadelli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Other available courses
Academic sector
NN - -
Language of instruction
II semestre dal Feb 27, 2012 al May 26, 2012.

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 exam consists 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 exam online, like for any other examination. Frequency is not mandatory.

Final mark will be "Pass".

The recording is automatic.

Teaching aids