COMPUTER SCIENCE

COMPUTER SCIENCE

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Code
55878
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
6 credits during the 1st year of 8740 Modern languages and cultures (L-11) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 8741 Theories and techniques of interlingual mediation (L-12) GENOVA

SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
INF/01
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Modern languages and cultures)
semester
2° Semester
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This unit is divided into 2 sections: A, B. This page refers to the section
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Computer Science concerns the representation, organization and automatic processing of information.

This course is focused on the applications and tools related to computer science, including  computers, networks and personal productivity softwares

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

To provide a set of knowledge and skills in the field of information technology to support the student in both academic path and professional activity. The course aims to provide theoretical and applicative knowledge for the understanding and use of computers and computer networks. The topics discussed in the theoretical part will be the following: digital representation of information, computer architecture, software and operating system, computer networks, the Internet and network application services. The theoretical part will be complemented by a part designed to provide practical knowledge on productivity software (Microsoft Word and Excel). 

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

At the end of the course LCM students (6 CFU) will:
- be familiar with a set of basic knowledge on information and communication technologies
- have gained a deeper understanding of text encoding
- have acquired basic knowledge about image, audio and video coding
- have acquired basic knowledge about computer security
- have acquired advanced competences in the use of software tools (word processors and spreadsheets)

At the end of the course TTMI students (3 CFU) will:
- be familiar with a set of basic knowledge on information and communication technologies
- have gained a deeper understanding of text encoding
- have acquired advanced competences in the use of software tools (word processors and spreadsheets)

 

Teaching methods

Blended course composed of in class (6 hours) and online (30 hours) learning activities. Online lessons and activities are delivered through the AulaWeb learning platform.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Office hours: appointment by email e-mail: ilaria.torre@unige.it  – tel. 010.3532818

Ricevimento: Appointment by email

Exam Board

GIANNA REGGIO (President)

ILARIA TORRE (President)

SIMONE TORSANI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Blended course composed of in class (6 hours) and online (30 hours) learning activities. Online lessons and activities are delivered through the AulaWeb learning platform.

LESSONS START

Blended course (in-class and online lessons).

In-class lessons will be held in the second semester

 

ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

Vedi anche:

COMPUTER SCIENCE A

EXAMS

Exam description

Quiz

 

Assessment methods

Exam test on the thoretical and the practical part.

- The theoretical part is different for LCM course and TTMI course, according to their programme respectively

- The practical part concerns  Word and Excel software and is similar to exercises that are available on AulaWeb learning platform.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
09/09/2020 10:00 GENOVA Scritto L'esame si terrà in modalità telematica utilizzando AulaWeb per lo svolgimento del test e Teams per la videosorveglianza. VEDERE PAGINA DEL CORSO DI INFORMATICA SU AULAWEB per dettagli: https://2019.aulaweb.unige.it/course/view.php?id=3254
24/09/2020 10:00 GENOVA Scritto L'esame si terrà in modalità telematica utilizzando AulaWeb per lo svolgimento del test e Teams per la videosorveglianza. VEDERE PAGINA DEL CORSO DI INFORMATICA SU AULAWEB per dettagli: https://2019.aulaweb.unige.it/course/view.php?id=3254

FURTHER INFORMATION

Students are required to get a Competence Badge on AulaWeb learning platform in order to be admitted to the exams.

All the details are available on current year AulaWeb Learning Platform --> Informatica course