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COMPUTER SYSTEMS 1 (Ult. numero di matricola dispari)
SCP7081517, A.A. 2018/19

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Information on the course unit
Degree course First cycle degree in
SC2094, Degree course structure A.Y. 2014/15, A.Y. 2018/19
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 6.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination COMPUTER SYSTEMS 1
Website of the academic structure
Department of reference Department of Statistical Sciences
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Teacher in charge ANTONIO GIUNTA

Course unit code Course unit name Teacher in charge Degree course code
SCP7081517 COMPUTER SYSTEMS 1 (Ult. numero di matricola dispari) ANTONIO GIUNTA SC2095

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Basic courses ING-INF/05 Data Processing Systems 6.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 1st Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
Hours of
Individual study
Laboratory 1.0 16 9.0 2
Lecture 5.0 34 91.0 No turn

Start of activities 01/10/2018
End of activities 18/01/2019
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2014 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
6 Commissione a.a.2019/20 (matr. pari) 01/10/2019 30/09/2020 MORO MICHELE (Presidente)
BURLIN LORELLA (Membro Effettivo)
GIUNTA ANTONIO (Membro Effettivo)
MELUCCI MASSIMO (Membro Effettivo)
5 Commissione a.a.2019/20 (matr.dispari) 01/10/2019 30/09/2020 GIUNTA ANTONIO (Presidente)
BURLIN LORELLA (Membro Effettivo)
MELUCCI MASSIMO (Membro Effettivo)
MORO MICHELE (Membro Effettivo)
4 Commissione a.a.2018/19 (matr.pari) 01/10/2018 30/09/2019 MORO MICHELE (Presidente)
BURLIN LORELLA (Membro Effettivo)
GIUNTA ANTONIO (Membro Effettivo)
MELUCCI MASSIMO (Membro Effettivo)
3 Commissione a.a.2018/19 (matr dispari) 01/10/2018 30/09/2019 GIUNTA ANTONIO (Presidente)
BURLIN LORELLA (Membro Effettivo)
MELUCCI MASSIMO (Membro Effettivo)
MORO MICHELE (Membro Effettivo)

Prerequisites: Knowledge of the Italian Language, as the course is in Italian
Target skills and knowledge: The course goal is to provide the students with the basic methodologies needed to solve problems by writing computer programs in C language.
Examination methods: Computer based programming test. 90 minutes.
Assessment criteria: operational capability and correctness will be evaluated. From 0 to 30 cum laude.
Course unit contents: Introductory elements of computer architecture.
Introductory elements of Operating Systems with a focus on files and file system.

Introductions to high level languages, compilation, linkage-editing, libraries, debugging.

Simple programming elements with examples and flow-charts use examples.
Variables, procedures and parameters. Control flow. Structured types. Strings.

Evaluation sequence.
The concept of algorithm and introduction to complexity.
Linear search, binary search.

The programming language adopted is C.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Classroom teaching and lab exercise.
Additional notes about suggested reading: Classroom notes and eventual ancillary material designated by the teachers.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Brookshear, J. Glenn; Kochan, Stephen G.; Peri, Daniele; Seidita, Valeria, Fondamenti di informatica e programmazione in CJ. Glenn Brookshear, Stephen G. Kochan[edizione italiana] a cura di Daniele Peri, Valeria Seidita. Milano: Torino, Pearson, 2014. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Tedesco, Roberto; Mandrioli, Dino, Informaticaarte e mestiereDino Mandrioli ... [et al.]con la collaborazione di Roberto Tedesco. Milano [etc.]: McGraw-Hill education, 2014. Cerca nel catalogo

Innovative teaching methods: Teaching and learning strategies
  • Lecturing
  • Laboratory
  • Problem based learning
  • Case study
  • Interactive lecturing
  • Questioning
  • Action learning
  • Story telling
  • Problem solving

Innovative teaching methods: Software or applications used
  • Moodle (files, quizzes, workshops, ...)
  • kahoot

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