Software Design

Mathematics for Informatics I

Integrated course, 3.00 ECTS


Course content

Mathematical Basics: numbers and number systems, mathematical logics,
sets, proof techniques, divisibility and primes, special topics of modern applied
mathematics, matrices.

Learning outcomes

On completion of the module, students are informed about relevant aspects of discrete mathematics, which plays a fundamental role in computer science. In addition, students are aware of the principal laws of modern computer science (link between information and data, coding) as well as the application of these laws for the implementation of current computer architectures.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: Skriptum
Mathematik für Informatik, Gerald und Susanne Teschl
Mathematik für Informatik, Drmota, Gittenberger, Karigl, Panholzer
Grundlagen der Mathematik, Gerald Kaiser, Skriptum; J. Glenn Brookshear,
Computer Science an overview, Addison-Wesley, ISBN 0-201-78130-1; H.-P Gumm/M. Sommer, Einführung in die Informatik, Oldenbourg, ISBN 3-486-25635-1.
Professional Journals: -

Mode of delivery

1 ECTS lecture, 2 ECTS tutorial

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Assessment methods and criteria

Final Exam, Tutorial: Continuous Assessment