APPLIED COMPUTER SCIENCE (UNIT A)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
To furnish a method to the students to face the problems of the profession using the methods that computer science makes available.
To teach the use of the programs of base and the management of the projects.
Course contents summary
Fundamental hardware concepts. Concepts on the programming languages and on the operational systems. Applications programs (spreadsheet) with reference there am where the opportunity of it e/o the necessity, to concepts of elementary descriptive statistic also through the use of the program S.P.S.S.
Data base: MS Access
The HTML language and the style sheets.
The word processing and the layout. The style sheets in Word.
Preparation of the model of a relationship with the use of Word, Excel and Access.
Planning of the activities of a project of job or search: MS Project
Adobe (acrobat) Reader and Adobe Professional (program to create PDF files) or PDF995 (similar to Adobe Professional): Employment and transformation of Word documents (or similar) to PDF format.
HTML in the transfer of the files among different operating systems.
Planning of activities of a project of job or research. The problems of the communication: PDF, safety, cryptography.
The verification of the knowledges acquired by the student will be effected with interrogations and exercises during the course and with a final practical test completed by an oral test