Fundamentals of IT

- Basic IT concepts and terminology; - the V-model; -additive systems of numeration; - central components of computer architecture; - computer memory and memory components; - key concepts of cryptography, - calculation of audio, image and video data; - software and types of licenses; - programming paradigms; - outline of the Internet; - advantages and disadvantages of social media; - operating principles of search engines; - IoT systems; - outline of Big Data applications; - machine learning techniques and scope of application

Mode of delivery

face to face

Type

compulsory

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources/tools

none

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture: Presentation of theoretical and practical content by the lecturer

Assessment methods and criteria

Final exam

Prerequisites and co-requisites

none

Infos

Degree programme

Project Management & IT (Bachelor)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

4.00

Language of instruction

German

Curriculum

Part-Time

Academic year

2021

Semester

1 WS

Incoming

Yes

Learning outcome

At the end of the module, students will be able to * reproduce basic knowledge of computer hardware and computer software as well as types of licenses. * name differences between various programming paradigms * describe the V-model * describe the outline of the Internet * critically assess the advantages and disadvantages of social media * explain operating principles of search engines * describe operating principles of IoT systems as well as their advantages and disadvantages * illustrate an outline of Big Data applications * reproduce the most important machine learning techniques and scope of application * describe the key concepts of cryptography

Course code

0387-17-01-BB-DE-03