155-0300 – Informatics A (INF A)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Computer Science
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Milena Tvrdíková, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
155-0300/01 1999/2000 4
155-0300/02 2012/2013 4
155-0300/03 2012/2013 5

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

- get basic information wich are necessary by working with PC - be able to describe basic PC structure - be able to characterize the function of individual PC components - be able to acquire pogram tools wich is normally used by work of user - obtain information about the functioning of communication networks - explain the principles of the Internet - use the Internet to obtain information

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Summary

The aim is to consolidate students' knowledge in the field of personal informatics. Students should understand the structure of computer equipment (hardware and software), the operation of computer networks (LAN and WAN) and be able to use the services of the Internet.

Compulsory literature:

White, Ron. How Computers Work. 9 ed. Indianopolis: QUE Publishing. 2008. 452 s. ISBN 978-0-7897-3613-0.

Recommended literature:

Tanenbaum, Andrew. Computer Networks. 4th ed. Prentice Hall PTR, 2003. ISBN 0-13-038488-7 MINASI, Mark. The Complete PC Upgrade and maintance Guide – 16. edition. San Francisco: Sybex Inc., 2005, 872 s. ISBN 0-7821-4431-4

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.