C107 Introduction to Computer Science and Cultural Informatics
Professor: Dimitris KOSMOPOULOS
Computer Models. Historical evolution. Structure and Function of Computers (Hardware, Software). Numerical Systems. Representation of non-numeric information. Representation of numerical information. Binary logic and operators. The Parts of Computers. Central Processing Unit. Memory. Peripheral devices. Methods of Subsystem Interconnection. Code execution. Machine cycle. Introduction to Software, Operating Systems, Algorithms, Programming Languages and Software Engineering. Introduction to data structures, databases, software technology, computer networks and the Internet.