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Cryptography I (2018 Spring)

Organisation: UTU / Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics

Credit Points: 5

Responsible Person: Arto Lepistö

Course code: MATE5396

Learning outcomes:
To provide the basic knowledge of cryptography needed in the modern digital world.

Classical cryptosystems (e.g. Hill's cipher), public key cryptosystems (e.g. RSA, ElGamal), cryptographic hash functions, digital signatures.



  1. Tue 9.1.–20.2. weekly at 14–16, XVII, Quantum
  2. Wed 10.1.–21.2. weekly at 12–14, XIV, Natura


  1. Fri 19.1.–23.2. weekly at 8–10, XVII, Quantum