Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Minor in Scientific and Technological Fundamentals of Computing 

Aimed at students in the Major in Computing and Software Engineering, this minor develops application, analysis and evaluation skills in specialized topics in computing.

Throughout the program students will learn the skills necessary to further develop their knowledge in the area of ​​computing (beyond those covered by the Major in Computing and Software Engineering) including, logic, automata theory, complexity of algorithms and Web and distributed systems technologies. These topics are especially relevant in research and the development of modern technologies.

Required Courses

  • IIC2213 Logic for Computer Science
  • IIC2223 Automata Theory and Formal Languages
  • IIC2283 Design and Analysis of Algorithms
  • IIC2523 Distributed Systems


Approve 10 credits from the following list:

  • IIC2333 Operating Systems and Networks
  • IIC2613 Artificial Intelligence
  • IIC3253 Cryptography and Computational Security
  • IIC2343 Computer Architecture

The list of courses is subject to modifications according to the academic planning in effect at the time of course registration. Remember to always be informed of the latest updates to the Study Programs.