Course detail

Applied Computer Technology

FEKT-MPC-APTAcad. year: 2020/2021

Fundamentals and examples of problems' solutions in applied computer technology. Fundamental theoretic overview and practical skills in application of IT means.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Knowledges: overview of activities that can be aided by means of IT and related aspects


The subject knowledge on the Bachelor´s degree level is requested.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Newby,T.-Stepich,D.-Legman,J.-Russell,J. Instructional Technology for Teaching and Learning: Designing Instruction, Integrating Computers, and Using Media. Prentice Hall, 2000. ISBN: 0-13-914052-2
ČSN IEC 60050-732+A1+A2 (330050) A Mezinárodní elektrotechnický slovník. Část 732, Technologie počítačových sítí = International electrotechnical vocabulary. Part 732, Computer network technology. Praha: Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 2018. Dostupné také z: (CS)
BROOKSHEAR, J. Glenn, David T. SMITH a Dennis BRYLOW. Informatika. Brno: Computer Press, 2013. ISBN 978-80-251-3805-2. Dostupné také z: (CS)
HEGER, Milan a Pavel ŠVEC. Počítačová technika II. Ostrava: Vysoká škola báňská - Technická univerzita, 2012. ISBN 978-80-248-2560-1. (CS)
JANSA, Lukáš, Petr OTEVŘEL a Martin ŠTEVKO. Softwarové právo. 3. aktualizované a rozšířené vydání. Brno: Computer Press, 2018. ISBN 978-80-251-4914-0. (CS)
KUBÁTOVÁ, Hana. Struktura a architektura počítačů s řešenými příklady. 2. vydání. V Praze: České vysoké učení technické, 2018. ISBN 978-80-01-06410-8. (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Techning methods include lectures, computer laboratories and practical laboratories. Course is taking advantage of e-learning (Moodle) system. Students have to write a single project/assignment during the course.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Student’s appraisal examination: excellent (90-100 points), very good (80-89 points), good (70-79 points), favourable (60-69 points), satisfactory (50-59 points), unsatisfactory (0-49 points). Points allocation according the written notification at the course beginning.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Introduction, overview and analysis of applied computer technology, applied computer technology for creative thinking and problem solving
Computer software, license policy, types of software license, legislative aspects of computer application, authorial law
Application for presentation developing and formation
Applications for measurement and data collection
Information systems, process and data analysis
Applications for data sorting and processing
Applications for quality management operations and production planning
Scientifics’ applications, graphical and numerical data analysis
Web presentations, web design, web graphics
Applications in the Internet area, computer virus
Overview of hardware components and relations between them


The aim of course is to make students familiar with some IT means application in various activities areas.

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

The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme MPC-MEL Master's, 1. year of study, winter semester, 6 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Exercise in computer lab

39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer