155-0501/01 – Informatics B (INFB)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Applied InformaticsCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Dušan Marček, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Dušan Marček, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2006/2007Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MAR0011 prof. Ing. Dušan Marček, CSc.
MIN20 Ing. Jan Ministr, Ph.D.
NOV21 Ing. Vítězslav Novák, Ph.D.
POC11 Ing. Martin Pochyla, Ph.D.
ROZ01 Ing. Petr Rozehnal, Ph.D.
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+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1. to gain a basic knowledge of information systems in enterprises and institutions 2. to understand the role and application of ICT in businesses 3. to understand basic data structures and database conceptions 4. to understand the algorithms building for the economic applications 5. to learn the issues on data security and protection

Teaching methods



The course builds on Informatics A and further develops knowledge in the field of business informatics. The aim is to understand the use of computer technology in businesses. It explains the creation of algorithms economic problems and its implementation in practice, offers an understanding of data structures and understanding of security and data protection. Discusses the application of information systems, their types, and integration into the business.

Compulsory literature:

Brookshear, J.G.: Computer Science, An Overview, 11th ed., Addison-Wesley, 2012, ISBN 978-0-13-256903-3

Recommended literature:

LAUDON, Kenneth C. Management Information Systems: Managing The Digital Firm, 11th ed. Upper Sadle River: Pearson Education, 2006. ISBN 0-13-230461-9

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. Business informatics - introduction, role and significance. 2. Analysis and design solutions of economic problems - algorithms. 3. Analysis and design solutions of economic problems - algorithms. 4. Representation of algorithms and continuity in the functioning of businesses. 5. Process management, process modeling in businesses. 6. Database processing. 7. Database management systems. 8. Information systems (IS) - the role and importance in companies and institutions. 9. Information systems - components, applications. 10. IS applications, ERP, ECM, CRM. 11. ICT security. 12. Electronic commerce. 13. Integration and management of information systems. 14. Current trends in the field of ICT in the context of information systems.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2019/2020 Summer 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 (55) 10
                Informatics B - exam Oral examination 55  15
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2018/2019 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance (01) Finance P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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