Course: Introduction to the Study of Information Education

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Course title Introduction to the Study of Information Education
Course code KTE/KIUIV
Organizational form of instruction Exercise + On-line Activities
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Kubrický Jan, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Papež Martin, Ing.
Course content
Relationship between informatics and information technology, definition of terminology: information system, information society, information education. Basic awareness of computer networks and hardware and software PC structure.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Work with Text (with Book, Textbook), Projection (static, dynamic)
  • Attendace - 12 hours per semester
  • Preparation for the Course Credit - 20 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course introduces students to the basics of using a personal computer, with technical resources (components) of personal computers (hardware and software). Students will also acquire a lot of information about the history of the development of computer technology.
On completion of the course, students should be able to: define basic terms used in IT and explain relations between them; be familiar with basic structure of computer networks, and with computer hardware and software.
Basic knowledge of informatics and computer skills at secondary school level

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam

Apply theoretical knowledge to practical mastering of information technology.
Recommended literature
  • Blábolil, R. (1995). PC pro školy - ovládání programů MS-DOS. Norton Commander. Manažer M602, Text602. Microsoft, Ami Pro. České Budějovice : KOPP, 296 s.
  • Dydowicz, P. (1999). Informační technologie - základy práce na PC, Microsoft Office. Brno : PC-DIR Real, 102 s.
  • Horák, J. (1998). Hardware. Brno : Computer Press.
  • Koch, M. (1996). Aplikovaná informatika : kurz celoživotního vzdělávání. Brno : PC-DIR, 110 s.
  • Toman, J. (1970). Metody a techniky informační činnosti.. Praha : SNTL, 214 s.
  • Zůna, P. (1993). Informatika a výpočetní technika. Praha : Grada. 184 s.

Study plans that include the course
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