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Politecnico di Torino
Anno Accademico 2009/10
01LQJDR, 01LQJAX, 01LQJJA
Fundamentals of computer science
Corso di Laurea in Ingegneria Meccanica - Vercelli
Corso di Laurea in Ingegneria Civile - Vercelli
Corso di Laurea in Electronic And Computer Engineering - Vercelli
Docente Qualifica Settore Lez Es Lab Tut Anni incarico
Sisto Riccardo ORARIO RICEVIMENTO PO ING-INF/05 20 10 10 0 3
SSD CFU Attivita' formative Ambiti disciplinari
ING-INF/05 4 F - Altre attivitą (art. 10) Abilitą informatiche e relazionali
Obiettivi dell'insegnamento
The course aims to provide students with the fundamental introductory notions of computer science: hardware and software architecture of computers, information representation in computers, boolean algebra, essential fundamentals of programming with high-level languages. Such elements are the basic set of knowledge necessary for all subsequent courses related to computer science.
Competenze attese
Appropriate computer science lexicon, knowledge of fundamental features of computers and elementary ability to evaluate them, ability to use boolean algebra, ability to develop elementary programs in the C language.
Prerequisiti
No particular prerequisites are needed, apart from a basic computer alphabetization.
Programma
Outline of the internal structure and working of computer systems and of the general features of base software. Techniques for internal information representation. Boolean algebra. Essential fundamentals of programming in the C language (language syntax, predefined types and arrays, structured programing and control flow instructions).
Laboratori e/o esercitazioni
Theoretical exercises on binary arithmetic and boolean algebra.
Bibliografia
- Course notes, distributed to students.
- Patt, Patel "Introduction to Computing Systems", Mc Graw Hill.

Other texts useful for deepening:

- Kernighan, Ritchie "The C Programming Language", Prentice Hall.
Controlli dell'apprendimento / Modalitą d'esame
Written examination including open-answer questions and exercises on the course topics.
Orario delle lezioni
Statistiche superamento esami

Programma definitivo per l'A.A.2009/10
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