851-0521-00L  Computer History. An Introduction

SemesterSpring Semester 2020
LecturersD. Gugerli
Periodicitynon-recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


851-0521-00 VComputer Geschichte. Eine Einführung
Beginn 25.02.2020

Am 17.03.2020 und 07.04.2020 findet die Vorlesung im CAB G 61 statt.
2 hrs
Tue11:00-13:00ER SA TZ »
11:15-13:00IFW A 36 »
17.03.11:15-13:00CAB G 61 »
07.04.11:15-13:00CAB G 61 »
D. Gugerli

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AbstractThe lecture will explore the question of how the world got into the computer. The history of this great move in the second half of the 20th century is told by focusing on bottlenecks, the overcoming of which has created new difficulties.
ObjectiveThe students learn to understand the effects of techno-historical narratives and arguments.
Lecture notesThe exact programme will be presented at the beginning of the semester.

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ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersD. Gugerli
Typeend-of-semester examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionA repetition date will be offered in the first two weeks of the semester immediately consecutive.

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