Course: Hardware and Software PC Configuration

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Course title Hardware and Software PC Configuration
Course code KTE/IHSK
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Exercise + On-line Activities
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Klement Milan, doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
The subject's contents: Description and function of PC. Basic principles of PC operation. Boolean algebra, terms bit and byte and their interpretations. Principles and rules of PC structure. PC components. Description and samples of the individual PC components, class P IV. Working in BIOS. Demonstration of building PC class P IV out of components. PC components. Description and samples of the individual PC components, class P III. Principles and rules of PC structure. Working in BIOS. Demonstration of building PC class P III out of components. PC components. Description and samples of the individual PC components, class P II. Principles and rules of PC structure. Working in BIOS. Demonstration of building PC class P II out of components. PC components. Description and samples of the individual PC components, class P. Principles and rules of PC structure. Working in BIOS. Demonstration of building PC class P out of components. Installation and configuration of the Windows 98 operating system. Change of the system configuration (adding and installation of new hardware). Installation and configuration of the Windows Me operating system. Changes to system configuration (adding and installation of new hardware). Installation and configuration of the Windows 2000 operating system. Changes to system configuration (adding and installation of new hardware). Installation and configuration of the Windows XP operating system. Changes to system configuration (adding and installation of new hardware). Installation and configuration of the Windows 2000 Server operating system. Changes to system configuration (adding and installation of new hardware). Individual work of students - building, configuration and installation of computers of the following classes: P, P II., P III. and P IV.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Work with Text (with Book, Textbook), Projection (static, dynamic), Laboratory Work
  • Homework for Teaching - 10 hours per semester
  • Preparation for the Exam - 10 hours per semester
  • Attendace - 48 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course deals with the structure and configuration of personal computers, both hardware as well as software. Students will acquire knowledge and skills that will enable them to assemble the individual components of the PC, change or add any of the components of the computer, configure the optimal hardware environment. They will gain knowledge about how to install and configure the driver for each device, installation and configuration of operating systems and user applications. They are able to configure your computer to a network.
To acquire basic skills and knowledge to report a configuration PC. Students will be able to assemble a PC from individual components and adapt their configuration in the BIOS. Students will be able to install and configure the OS on the assembled PC.
Prerequisites
Disciplines are available to students via the LMS Unifor (http://unifor.upol.cz/pedagogicka/unifor/logon.php and contain not only text, but also interactive and multimedia content (animation, etc.). Disciplines include tests for self-evaluation and self-but also controlled verification of acquired knowledge and skills. course is completed examinations carried electronic testing within the LMS Unifor.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam, Written exam, Student performance, Seminar Work

Practical test; attendance rate at seminars at least 100%.
Recommended literature
  • KLEMENT, M. Hardware a software. 1. vyd. Olomouc: Vydavatelství UP Olomouc, 2001. 179 s. ISBN 80-244-0319-X MINASI, M. PC velký průvodce hardwarem. 1. vyd. Praha: Grada, 1998. 1220 s. ISBN 80-7169-667-6. HORÁK, J. Učebnice hardware. 2. vyd. Brno: Computer Press, 1998. 329 s. ISBN 80-7226-122-3. ZŮNA, P. Informatika a výpočetní technika. 1. vyd. Praha: Grada, 1993. 184 s. ISBN 80-85623-3. .
  • Clark, S. (2004). Osobní počítač. Brno : Computer Press, 235 s.
  • Clements, A. (1994). The Principles of Computer Hardware. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 682 s.
  • Klement, M. (2002). Výpočetní technika - software a hardware. Olomouc : VUP, 178 s.
  • Kříž, J. (2002). Velký frekvenční slovník počítačů 2003. Ostrava : Montanex, 510 s.
  • Minasi, M. (2002). Velký průvodce hardwarem. Praha : Grada Publishing, 763 s.
  • Smith, R. (2001). Linux a hardware: výběr, instalace a konfigurace komponent podporovaných Linuxem. Praha : Computer Press, 483 s.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education Information Education with Focus on Education (BB15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Information Education with Focus on Education (BB14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Fundamentals of the technical sciences and information technologies in education (CA16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Information Education with Focus on Education (BB14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Information Education with Focus on Education (BB16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Information Education with Focus on Education (BB13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Information Education with Focus on Education (BB15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Information Education with Focus on Education (BB16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter