Fundamentals of Computer Science

Short Name
Grund. der Informatik
Module Code
CS1014
Module Coordinator
  • Peter Kneisel
Teacher
  • Prof. Dr. Ing. Diethelm Bienhaus
  • Dominikus Herzberg
  • Peter Kneisel
Short Description

This lecture imparts fundamentals of theoretical computer science: information theory, information presentation/-structure, algorithm theory and their application on computational systems.

Learning Objectives

The students have fundamental understanding of areas, structures and methodologies in computer science. Basic terms and areas of computer science Information and codes, storage of information Numbers and characters.

Data structures (also: Pointers), structures and operations, realization in programming languages Elenents of algorithms Computer architectures for processing of algorithms.

Contents
  • Basic terms and areas of computer science
  • Information and codes, storage of information
  • Numbers and characters
  • Data structures (also: Pointers), structures and operations, realization in programming languages
  • Elements of algorithms
  • Computer architectures for processing of algorithms
Duration in Semester
1
Instruction Language
German
Total Effort
6.0 CrP; an estimated 180 hours, of which approximately 60 are spent in class.
Weekly School Hours
4
Method of Instruction

Lecture 3 SWS, exercises 1 SWS

Requirements for the awarding of Credit Points

Examination prerequisite: 2 certified written exercises, Exam: Written exam

Evaluation Standard
according to examination regulations (§ 9)
Availability
Semesterly
References
  • H. Lyre: Informationstheorie UTB
  • H.P.Gumm, M.Sommer: Einführung in die Informatik OldenbourgVerlag
Prerequisites
None