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.
Moodle page for the module

Schedule

Day Contents
Sept. 20 and 23, 2022History
Sept. 27 and 30, 2022Architecture
Oct. 4 and 7, 2022Hexadecimal notation
Oct. 11 and 14, 2022Negative integers, 2's complement notation
Oct. 18 and 21, 2022IEEE754 Float notation
Oct. 25 and 28, 2022 Operating Systems
Nov. 1 and 4, 2022The Unix World (I)
Nov. 8 and 11, 2022Presentation of tests + Test 1
Nov. 15 and 18, 2022 No course: Blockwoche
Nov. 22 and 25, 2022The Unix World (II)
Nov 29 and Dec. 2, 2022Encoding of text files (accents, special chars) I
Dec. 6 and 9, 2022Encoding of text files (accents, special chars) II
Dec. 13 and 16, 2022Lossless compression
Dec. 20 and 23, 2022Lossy compression of images and videos
Dec. 27 and 30, 2022 No course: Weihnachtenferien
Jan. 3 and 6, 2023 No course: Weihnachtenferien
Jan. 10 and 13, 2023 Test 2 + Symetric cryptography
Jan. 17 and 20, 2023 Asymetric cryptography and 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.