Curriculum subject

Introduction to Informatics

Subject code I100
Subject name Introduction to Informatics
Credit points 2.5 CP
Grading method Prelim
Curriculum subject
Curriculum 2005 TS
Study year 1
Semester Fall semester
Subject type Mandatory
Maarit Pärn
Subject loads
Lecture 32
Exercise 16
General description
Historical and conceptual overview of informatics as a business, science and engineering field. The early history of the field, scientific and technical developments at the beginning of this century, the fast technological and business developments in the middle of the century, and the developments in business, technology and science in the last decades. The main paradigms of programming (imperative, logical, functional, object-oriented) and the paradigms of application systems technology (mainframes, personal computers, client-server systems, distributed and multi-layer systems). The rise as well as decline of new technologies and companies, their principles and concrete key events.
Replacement Subjects
I111 Introduction to Informatics
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