050-0520/01 – Security Informatics I (BI1)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Civil ProtectionCredits3
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Pavel Šenovský, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Pavel Šenovský, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2010/2011Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BIT01 Ing. Petr Bitala, Ph.D.
HRD032 Ing. Pavel Hrdina
SEN76 doc. Ing. Pavel Šenovský, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+0
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+0
Distance Credit and Examination 8+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The goal of the subject is to give basic knowledge about: - theory to information, - cipher, - electronic signature, - telecommunication legal.

Teaching methods



Information and informative technology are force of modern society. Its possibly to the meet students with basic conception of the theory information generally and with practical works application of modern informative technology. The students meet the regulation of copyright law, mainly its for spreading programs and other author works in the electronic form.

Compulsory literature:

Singh, S. The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography. Anchor, 2000, 432 pp. ISBN 978-0385495325

Recommended literature:

Mason, S. Electronic Signatures in Law. 3rd ed. Cambridge University Press, 2012, 408 pp. ISBN 978-1107012295

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction to informatics 1 2. Introduction to information theory 3. Software and its classification 4. Malware 5. Introduction to author law in digital age 6. Cryptography – history and symmetric cryptography 7. Asymmetric cryptography and electronic signature 8. Electronic signature in legislative 9. Secure hashing algorithms 10. Peer – to – peer networks, distributed computing 11. Internet - history, future and protocols 12. Telecommunications – introduction to legislative 13. Future of IT 14. Quick information and safety oriented information systems

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2010/2011 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100  51
        Exercises evaluation Credit  
        Examination Examination   3
Mandatory attendence participation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeBranch/spec.Spec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2010/2011 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Příbram 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 1 Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner

Assessment of instruction

2010/2011 Summer