West University of Timisoara
Specialization “Computer Science – Artificial Intelligence and Distributed Computing”
This specialization is offered by the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science from the West University of Timisoara, Romania (http://www.uvt.ro).
This specialization focuses on theoretical concepts and practical tools used in solving computational problems and in designing software products, with a particular emphasis on intelligent systems and distributed computing.
All lectures are taught in English. The activities are organized in 2 semesters each one of 17 weeks:
- Semester 1: 14 weeks for lectures and 3 weeks for the exam session;
- Semester 2: 12 weeks for lectures, 2 weeks for BSc thesis preparation and 3 weeks for the exam session.
|Semester 1 (5th ECS semester)||Semester 2 (6th ECS semester)|
|Mandatory Subjects||ECTS||Hours||Mandatory Subjects||ECTS||Hours|
|Artificial Intelligence||5||56||Graphics and User Interfaces||5||56|
|Web Technologies||5||56||Numerical Methods||5||56|
|Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations||5||56||Diploma Stage II||5||42|
|Diploma Stage I||3||28|
|Elective Subjects (4)||ECTS||Hours||Elective Subjects (3)||ECTS||Hours|
|Subject selected from another faculty||2||28||
|Subject selected from another faculty||2||28|
The graduation exam consists of two components:
- Written test consisting of 60 multiple choice questions. The test contains 20 questions from each of the following core topics: Discrete Structures and Algorithms; Programming Languages and Software Engineering; Computing Systems and Databases
- Oral presentation of the BSc Thesis
For each component of the exam the student receives a mark between 0 and 10. The graduation exam final mark is computed as average of the two marks.