OTHER EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course aims to provide knowledge and understanding (Dublin Descriptor I) of the key issues, technological and design solutions of computer science basic and its use in a scientific environment.
Attendance at lectures and laboratory activities of this teaching offers students this competence (II
Descriptor of Dublin): master the technologies and instruments needed for the laboratory activities.
In consideration of Descriptors III, IV, and V, the course has the explicit goal of giving students the independence to form their own opinions (in the design of computing equipments), communication and learning skills (ability in tracking the technologies, also by interacting with the main stakeholders).
Course contents summary
Introduction to Computers, networks and Computing. To provide practise in the interaction with computers and software in a scientific environment
Classroom lectures and lab exercises.
Assessment methods and criteria
The exam can be passed in 2 ways:
overcome successfully the written tests and lab exercises carried out during the course (recommended)
Oral and Practical Test covering all the topics covered in lectures and in the laboratory