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Computer and Logic Essentials (Kiến thức cơ bản về máy tính và logic)


COS10003      |        Credit Points: 12.5       |       Location: Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City

Duration                                             Contact hours

One Semester or equivalent               36 hours





Aims and Objectives

This unit is designed to introduce students to fundamental mathematical concepts required in computer science and software development disciplines.
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
  1. Solve problems related to computer science by using discrete mathematical concepts such as sets, relations, functions, logic, and combinatorics.
  2. Demonstrate how data can be represented in digital form.
  3. Apply the principles of Boolean algebra to simple circuits.
  4. Explain the role of probability and statistics in computer science and software development.
  5. Describe how discrete structures such as graphs are used in computer science.
  6. Construct algorithms to solve problems and understand the principles of complexity.

General Skills Outcome

During this unit students will receive feedback on the following key generic skills:

  • Analysis Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Ability to tackle unfamiliar problems
  • Ability to work independently