155-1301/01 – Software Engineering A (SWEA)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Applied InformaticsCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Jan Ministr, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. František Huňka, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2013/2014Year of cancellation2020/2021
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HUN01 doc. Ing. František Huňka, CSc.
MIN20 Ing. Jan Ministr, Ph.D.
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

The aim is to explain and practical examples show the importance of a process approach when creating software works. Students will learn the basic skills of processing user requests, process mapping and process simulation. In addition, students learn about the structure and use of methodological frameworks of ITIL and COBIT, with an emphasis on strategic IT management and service management and operations. Student passes through the phases of IT support processes to their simulation with the aim of understanding the impact of the economic indicators of the company.

Teaching methods



Compulsory literature:

PRESMAN, Roger. Software Engineering: A Practicioner's Approach. 7nd. ed. New Jersey: MCGraw-Hill Science. 928 s. 2009. ISBN:978-0073375977. AL-AMOAIR, Raid, Onur ULGEN a Ed WILIAMS. Process Simulation Using WITNESS: Including Lean and Six-Sigma Applications. New Jersey: Wiley-Interscience, 2010. s. 480. ISBN 978-0470371695.

Recommended literature:

BRAUDE, Eric and Michael BERNSTEIN. Software Engineering: Modern Approaches. 2nd. ed. Washington: Willey, 2010. 782 s. ISBN: 978-0471692089.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

1. Exercise: 1. Active work to exercise, at least 80% attendance. 2. The ability to correctly solve the problem situation at seminars on the subject, meet ongoing challenges. 3. Successful defense of the final project (profit credit). Examination: oral.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Problems of the IS and subject to examination SWI 2. User requirements and methods for their identification and processing 3. Processes and methods of optimization (Capability Maturity Model) 4. Processes and their optimization methods (Methodological framework Result DRIVE Renewal) 5. Metrics - the establishment and use of indicators of effectiveness of information services 6. Methods of process mapping (Framework process model, the hierarchical structure of process maps) 7. Innovation in ICT and their economic impact 8. ITIL methodology 9. COBIT methodology 10. Dynamic modeling of processes - introduction 11. Dynamic modeling of processes - advanced techniques 12. Simulation - introduction 13. Simulation - advanced techniques 14. Using the results of simulation and modeling of processes in their design Exercise: Processing project, resp. model design and simulation in Witness.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2013/2014 Winter semester, validity until: 2020/2021 Summer 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 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  15
        Examination Examination 55  15 3
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2014/2015 (N6209) Systems Engineering and Informatics (6209T025) System Engineering and Informatics P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (N6209) Systems Engineering and Informatics (6209T025) System Engineering and Informatics P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (N6209) Systems Engineering and Informatics (6209T025) System Engineering and Informatics (00) System Engineering and Informatics P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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Assessment of instruction

2013/2014 Winter