The course contains the study of computer science and information technologies basics including the computer technics, telecommunications and information security points.

The course is aimed at:

-  the development of knowledge and skills in representation, transfer, transformation, storage and protection of various types of information;

- the development of students' competence in application of modern methods and means of information and communication technologies in the educational process and further professional activity;

- satisfaction of the individual's needs for intellectual growth.

The course is suitable for students of all specialities and areas of study.