155-0557/01 – Online Tools for Managers (IPM-ENG)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Applied InformaticsCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Martin Pochyla, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Martin Pochyla, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master, Bachelor
Instruction secured by
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POC11 Ing. Martin Pochyla, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

- To increase students' skills in working with computer - to familiarize students with software products according to their level of knowledge - apply the software to support the work manager - Process the specified project

Teaching methods



In the course Information support for managers are student familiarized with the basic possibilities of using computer technology to obtain information and knowledge relevant to their work assignments. Emphasis is placed on team work and collaborative forms of collaboration with team members. The course if focused also on online applications and web services and their increasing involvement in business processes and tools.

Compulsory literature:

1) MÉDERIC, Morel. Google Apps : mastering integration and customization : scale your applications and projects onto the cloud with Google Apps. Birmingham: Packt Publishing, 2011. 249 s. ISBN 978-1-849692-16-8.

Recommended literature:

1) Internet sources: www.cnet.com or http://learn.googleapps.com/

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

No further requirements.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures 1. History of the Internet – millstones, personality. 2. How Internet works – main services, applications, protocols, network topology. 3. Cloud Computing I. – history, concepts, characteristics, service models. 4. Cloud Computing II. – architecture, deployment models, security and privacy. 5. Time management – techniques and systems. 6. Data and information visualization – communicate information clearly and efficiently. 7. Web design – main rules, application and services connectivity, graphics. Tutorials 1. Basic services, applications and protocols on the Internet. 2. Internet Web browser as a basic access point – safety, synchronization, sync extensions, setting rules. 3. Internet search – catalogues versus full text search. Advanced techniques of searching and collecting information and data from the Internet. 4. Install applications and services in the online environment - security and management of online applications and extensions. 5. Online storage - uploading rules, sharing options, secure data and information. 6. Time management tools - avoid work overload, effective time management, prioritize and schedule time – evernote.com. 7. Infographics - visual representations of information, data or knowledge intended to present information quickly and clearly. 8. Mind Maps - visually organize information. Generate, visualize, structure, and classify ideas, and as an aid to studying and organizing information, solving problems, making decisions, and writing. 9. Google applications I. - description of online cloud environment. Rules and advanced function usage when working with a text editor and spreadsheet. Export and Import, synchronization of documents. 10. Google applications II. - email, calendar, and information sharing within the team. Meeting set up – doodle.com 11. Google forms – create online form. Set up rules and data management. Share information and obtained data. 12. Google sites I. - a single place for the presentation and share content. Build simple website based on component from online application and services – video, google documents, forms, etc. 13. Google sites II. - a single place for the presentation and share content. Build simple website based on component from online application and services – video, google documents, forms, etc. 14. Individual work on projects - evaluation of individual works.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Examination Examination 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Incoming Students 2016/2017 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block