Introduction to Information Technology

Martin Gasser
Arts and Society, Cross-Disciplinary Strategies
2021W, Vorlesung und Übungen (VU), 1.5 ECTS, 1.0 semester hours, course number S03817

Description

The course will give an overview of key topics in modern IT, and it will be accompanied by practical programming exercises.

We will cover

- Basic computer architecture

- Procedural and object-oriented programming in JavaScript

- Generating simple graphics and sounds

- Processing data

- Network communication

- Basics of machine learning/AI

The course will be held in close conjunction with https://base.uni-ak.ac.at/courses/2021W/S03786/, please make sure to register for both courses!

Examination Modalities

  • Contribution to the discussion through continuous presentation of the work in progress!
  • No absence without prior excuse!
  • Presentation of the final results!

Comments

Students from other departments or universities will be given a place on the course subject to room capacities.

Dates

15 October 2021, 10:45–12:45 Seminar Room 34
29 October 2021, 10:45–12:45 Seminar Room 34
05 November 2021, 10:45–12:45 Seminar Room 34
19 November 2021, 10:45–12:45 Seminar Room 34
26 November 2021, 10:45–12:45 Seminar Room 34
03 December 2021, 10:45–12:45 Seminar Room 34
10 December 2021, 10:45–12:45 Seminar Room 34
17 December 2021, 10:45–12:45 Seminar Room 34
14 January 2022, 10:45–12:45 Seminar Room 34
21 January 2022, 10:45–12:45 Seminar Room 34

Course Enrolment

From 01 September 2021, 12:43 to 31 October 2021, 12:43
Via online registration

co-registration: possible

Cross-Disciplinary Strategies (Master): Study Areas: Study Area 2: Science and Technology

Cross-Disciplinary Strategies (Bachelor): Science and Technology: Foundation

Cross-Disciplinary Strategies (Bachelor): Science and Technology: Deepening / Application

Cross-Disciplinary Strategies (Bachelor): Science and Technology: Deepening/Application: Methods and Theory

Individual courses: possible