155-0322/04 – Computers Networks (PS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Computer ScienceCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Petr Rozehnal, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Petr Rozehnal, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2011/2012Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HUB0001 PaedDr. Bc. Petr Hubáček, Ph.D.
MIN20 Ing. Jan Ministr, Ph.D.
ROZ01 Ing. Petr Rozehnal, Ph.D.
TAP01 Ing. Marek Ťapťuch
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Outline principles of communication in computers networks. Describe properties of technologies used in LAN. Assess requierements for design of LAN. Set together simply LAN from HW and SW components.

Teaching methods



The subject Computer Networks discuss the aspects of computer networks: LAN technologies, hardware and software of networks, Internet access. Reference models OSI and TCP/IP (and the protocols) are the basic of the philosophy of layered networks.

Compulsory literature:

1. TANENBAUM, A. S., Computer Networks 4th ed. Upper Saddle River, N.J. : London: Prentice Hall, 2002. ISBN 9780130661029.

Recommended literature:

1. GILSTER D., GILSTER R. Build Your Own Home Network (Build Your Own). McGraw-Hill Companies, 2000. ISBN 978-0072124668

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Tests, practical training - tasks.


Další požadavky na studenta

Continuous study of content due to the interconnection of topics.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction - information, ICT - standardization 2. Signal and information transfer - analog and digital signal - transfer characteristics - point to point connection - traffic management - media access methods 3. Computer networks - taxonomy, characteristics - topologies - architecture 4. Models - ISO/OSI - TCP/IP 5. HW LAN - cables - wireless technology - active network components 6. LAN technology - Ethernet - wireless networks - Token Ring etc. 7. Internet - routing - architecture 8. Administration and management of local networks - OS and NOS - directory services 9. LAN security

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2011/2012 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  25
        Examination Examination 55  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2011/2012 (B6209) Systems Engineering and Informatics (6209R025) System Engineering and Informatics P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B6209) Systems Engineering and Informatics (6209R001) Applied Informatics (00) Applied Informatics P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B6209) Systems Engineering and Informatics (6209R001) Applied Informatics (01) Applied Infomatics P Czech Valašské Meziříčí 2 Compulsory study plan

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