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Computer Science for Engineers 2

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Computer Science for Engineers 2
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020
Module code: MST2.IN2
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
P231-0050, P231-0051
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
3V+1P (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam 90 min.

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

MST2.IN2 (P231-0050, P231-0051) Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019 , semester 3, mandatory course
MST2.IN2 (P231-0050, P231-0051) Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020 , semester 3, mandatory course
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
MST2.IN1 Computer Science for Engineers 1

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
MST2.EMS Embedded Systems

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Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Martina Lehser
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Martina Lehser

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this course, students will be able to apply the basic techniques of programming using the C programming language. They will be able to analyze more complex tasks and solve them in a structured way.

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Module content:
Functions in C:
Local and global variables, visibility, scopes
Parameter transfer, return values
Complex definitions and declarations
Multidimensional arrays, pointers, user-defined types
Bit fields, bit operators
Structure of header files and object files, preprocessor
Standard libraries
Portable programming, efficient programming

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Teaching methods/Media:
Lecture with mandatory tutorials and practical training in the computer lab

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Recommended or required reading:
Goll, Bröckl, Dausmann: C als erste Programmiersprache
C: Die Programmiersprache C _ Ein Nachschlagewerk, RRZN Hannover

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