Subject 'Introduction to Informatics'

Name in Estonian: Sissejuhatus informaatikasse

Year:   2008/2009    2009/2010    2010/2011    2011/2012    2012/2013    

State codeI111
Study languageEstonian
Credit points 2 CP; 3 ECTS
Grading method Prelim

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.

Is taught in following curricula

2010: ISa  ISa-k  ISd  TS  
2009: IA  ISa  ISa-k  ISd  ISd-k  TS  
2008: IA  ISa  ISa-k  ISd  ISd-k  TS  

Related subjects

Replacement Subjects
I100 Introduction to Informatics