SYLLABUS
University: Technical University of Košice
Faculty: Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics
Department: Department of Computers and Informatics
Course Number: 26000629 Course Name: Fundamentals of Algorithms and Programming
Type, scope and method of learning activities:
Course Type: Lecture, Laboratory exercise
Recommended scope of the course content (in hours):
Full-time study (hours per week): 3,2
Part-time study (hours per semester): 39,26
Study Method:
Number of credits: 5
Recommended semester of study: WT
Recommended semester Study programme Study grade Study Method
1.rok WT Electrical Power Engineering (EE_Bc_D_en)
Physical Engineering of Advanced Materials (FIPM_Bc_D_sk)
Informatics (INF_Bc_D_sk)
Automotive Electronics (AE_Bc_D_sk)
Business informatics (HI_Bc_D_sk)
Electrical Power Engineering (EE_Bc_D_sk)
Informatics (INF_Bc_D_en)
Industrial Electrical Engineering (PE_Bc_D_sk)
Intelligent Systems (IntS_Bc_D_sk)
Applied Electrical Engineering (ApE_Bc_D_KM)
Computer networks (PS_Bc_D_sk)
Applied Electrical Engineering (ApE_Bc_D_sk)
Cybersecurity (KB_Bc_D_sk)
Computer Modelling (PM_Bc_D_sk)
Electrical Power Engineering (EE_Bc_KM)
Applied Electrical Engineering (ApE_Bc_D_en)
Intelligent Systems (IntS_Bc_D_en)
Business informatics (HI_Bc_D_en)
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Level of study:
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Course completion requirements:
Assessment and completion of the course: Credit test and examination
Continuous assessment: Student passes the continuous assessment and receives credits when he or she meets the requirement to obtain at least 11% out of 20%.
tests, project
Final assessment: Student passes the final assessment and passes the examination when he or she meets the requirement to obtain at least 41% out of 80%.
final test, exam
Overall assessment: Overall assessment is the sum of the assessments obtained by students in the assessment period. The overall result is determined in accordance with the internal regulations of the Technical University in Košice. (Study Regulations, the internal regulation principles of doctoral studies)
Learning outcomes:
Achieving the basic knowledge and skills for analyze, design and creation of algorithms and also the implementation and testing the selected tasks in the form of programs in procedural language.
Brief course content:
1. Introduction to computer science
2. Algorithm - definition, representation, flow-charts
3. Structured and non-structured data types
4. Boolean and arithmetic expressions
5. Control constructions - branching, cycles
6. Input, output
7. Subroutines and functions, recursion
8. Program life-cycle: compilation, running, debugging
9. One-dimensional and multi-dimensional arrays
10. Record
11. Analysis and synthesis of algorithms in examples
Recommended Reference Sources:
1. Thomas H. Cormen, Charles E. Leiserson, Ronald L. Rivest, Clifford Stein: Introduction to Algorithms Third Edition. MIT Press 2009. 1292 s. ISBN 978-0-262-03384-8
2. Brian W. Kernighan, Dennis Ritchie: C Programming Language. Prentice; Second edition (1988). 272 pp. ISBN 978-8120305960
3. K. N. King: C Programming: A Modern Approach, 2nd Edition. W. W. Norton a Company; 2 edition (April 19, 2008). 832 pp. ISBN 978-0393979503
4. Learn C The Hard Way - http://c.learncodethehardway.org/book/index.html (free e-book)
5. Key,  J.,  Kummerfeld,  B.:  C  programming  in  a UNIX enviroment. Addison-Wesley, Sydney, 1988.
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Course assessment:
Total number of students assessed: 6348
  A B C D E FX  
  17% 10% 11% 17% 18% 28%  
Teacher:
doc. Ing. Eva Chovancová, PhD.
doc. Ing. Emília Pietriková, PhD.
Last modified: 01.09.2022
Approved by: person(s) responsible for the study program