Grundlagen der Informatik, Med Inf - Module BTX8060

Goals of this course

The students have acquired basic knowledge in Computer Science. They know how numbers are encoded. They know how characters are encoded and also how to encode binary data. They know the principles of compression. They know the basics of cryptography.
This course is intended for first year students in medical informatics of the BFH-TI.
Official module description
Moodle page for the module

Schedule

Day Contents
Sept. 14 or 17, 2020History
Sept. 21 or 24, 2020Architecture
Sept. 28 or Oct. 1, 2020Hexadecimal notation
Oct. 5 or 8, 2020Negative integers, 2's complement notation
Oct. 12 or 15, 2020IEEE754 Float notation
Oct. 19 or 22, 2020 The Unix World (I)
Oct. 26 or 29, 2020The Unix World (II)
Nov. 2 or 5, 2020Presentation of tests + Test 1
Nov. 9 or 12, 2020 No course: Blockwoche
Nov. 16 or 19, 2020Encoding of text files (accents, special chars) I
Nov. 23 or 26, 2020Encoding of text files (accents, special chars) II
Nov. 30 or Dec. 3, 2020Encoding / compression of binary files
Dec. 7 or 10, 2020Encoding / compression of images and videos
Dec. 14 or 17, 2020Test 2 + Symetric cryptography
Dec. 21 and 24, 2020 No course: Weihnachtenferien
Dec. 28 and 31, 2020 No course: Weihnachtenferien
Jan. 4 and 7, 2021 No course: Weihnachtenferien
Jan. 11 or 14, 2020 Asymetric cryptography
Jan. 18 or 21, 2020 PKI

Evaluation

This module is a "Pb" module. The mark has two components:
  • Two small tests (30 minutes each), (35%)
  • A written Exam (65%)
This module gives 2 ECTS credits.