155-0300/03 – Informatics A (INF A)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Applied InformaticsCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Milena Tvrdíková, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Dušan Marček, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BOC05 Ing. David Bochenek
GRU100 Ing. Ondřej Grunt, Ph.D.
HUB0001 PaedDr. Bc. Petr Hubáček, Ph.D.
KUB33 Mgr. Aleš Kubíček
MAR0011 prof. Ing. Dušan Marček, CSc.
MIN20 Ing. Jan Ministr, Ph.D.
NOV21 Ing. Vítězslav Novák, Ph.D.
ROZ01 Ing. Petr Rozehnal, Ph.D.
TAP01 Ing. Marek Ťapťuch
TVR30 doc. Ing. Milena Tvrdíková, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1

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

Teaching methods



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

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester



Other requirements

Basic knowledge of ICT.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction to Computer Science - Basic concepts, business informatics, status and use of ICT in organizations. 2. Text editor - advanced document management. 3. Text editor - advanced document management. 4. Spreadsheet. 5. Spreadsheet. 6. Spreadsheet. 7. Software - software in the context of the implementation of hardware. 8. Software - software development, classification software. 9. Computer networks - basic networking concepts, principles of computer networks, layered models. 10. Networks - the basics of local networks, access networks. 11. Internet and its services - Internet protocols. 12. Internet and its services - advanced search on the Internet, search engines. 13. The structure of the personal computer - the concept and classification of computers, the structure and function of computers. 14. Hardware - PC components, purpose and function.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 45  25
        Examination Examination 55  10
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (B6209) Systems Engineering and Informatics (6209R017) Informatics in Economics P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B6209) Systems Engineering and Informatics P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B6209) Systems Engineering and Informatics P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B6209) Systems Engineering and Informatics P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6209) Systems Engineering and Informatics P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
Subject block without study plan - EKF - P - cs 2020/2021 Full-time Czech Optional EKF - Faculty of Economics stu. block