Course detail

Basics of programming

FAST-GE26Acad. year: 2017/2018

Formal languages, programming languages, algorithms, visual programming environment, structures algorithms.


Institute of Geodesy (GED)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Not applicable.


Ability to build and debug a program


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Introduction. Formal languages. Fundamentals of Pascal.
2. Algorithm.
3. Structure algorithms (branching cycle). Data types and structures.
4. Procedures, functions, object-oriented approaches.
5. Other formal languages (SQL, Prolog, PHP)
1. Delphi. Visual programming. Trivial program.
2. Familiarization with the visual components of forms, a simple calculation program.
3. Data types, structures, expressions, command structure. Developing a simple program.
4. Programming a simple geodesic calculation.
5. Subprograms and user functions. Working with Files.
6.-8. Solving specified individual project.
9. Checking credit.


Acquisition of basic skills algorithm

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme B-K-C-GK Bachelor's

    branch GI , 1. year of study, summer semester, 2 credits, compulsory

  • Programme B-P-C-GK Bachelor's

    branch GI , 1. year of study, summer semester, 2 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



13 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer