Course: Applied informatics I

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Course title Applied informatics I
Course code KIN/7A1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Šimandl Václav, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Šerý Michal, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
Computer architecture 1. - 2. Brief history of computer origin, types of computers - digital, analog and hybrid, signal carriers 3. Semiconductor elements, unipolar and bipolar transistor, flip-flops 4. Combinational and sequential automata, analysis and synthesis 5. - 6. Realization of numbers using logic circuits. 7. Controller, sliding, balancing registers 8. Memory, types of memories, addressing 9. Computer architecture of von Neumann and Harvard type 10. Arithmetic - logic unit, adder, processor, microprocessor architecture, operational memory 11. Buses and channels, standard computer interfaces 12. - 13. Recording media, computer input and output units, peripherals

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
Applied Informatics I. is a lecture whose students will acquire basic knowledge in the field of design, construction and operation of computers. Teaching is based on basic theoretical and physical-technical assumptions of computer design. The use of knowledge also extends to hobby groups and extracurricular activities.
Students are to understand functions of different parts of a computer.
No prerequisites

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination, Combined exam

Active participation
Recommended literature
  • Bayer, J.:. Elektronické systémy II.. Praha, ČVUT, FEL, 1984.
  • Blatný, J.:. Počítačové systémy. Praha, SNTL, 1982.
  • Blatný, J.:. Počítačové systémy. Praha, SNTL, 1982.
  • Horák, J.:. Hardware - učebnice pro pokročilé. Computer Press, 2001.
  • Sobotka, Z.:. Přehled číslicových systémů. Praha, SNTL, 1981.

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