Course: Computer networks

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Course title Computer networks
Course code KIN/POSE
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 3
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 6
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
  • Beránek Ladislav, doc. Ing. CSc.
  • Šimandl Václav, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Computer networks and their classification 2. Communications model, his components, basic principles of communication 3. Physical layer 4. Link layer 5. Ethernet, VLAN 6. IP protocol 7. Network layer 8. Transport layer 9. - 10. Application layer 11. Wireless networks. Wi-Fi 12. Security of computer networks

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
The basic principles of the recent computer network and survey of basic knowledge for network management is the content of this course.
Students will be able to design practically simple LANs, will have a view in network administration and of possibilities of networks interconnection (including interconnection on thr Internet) and of problems with computer network security.
Basic knowledge of operating systems.

Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination

Active participation in seminars, working out a seminar work - practical application in network domain (small network creating, connecting to Internet).
Recommended literature
  • Materiály CCNA Exploration I (v angličtině). Praha: SoftPress, 2003.
  • Dostálek, J., Kabelová, A. Velký průvodce protokoly TCP/IP a systémem DNS. 5. aktualizované vydání. ISBN: 978-80-251-2236-5.. Brno: Computer Press, 2008.
  • Horák, J. Bezpečnost malých počítačových sítí.. Praha: Grada, 2003.
  • Tanenbaum, A., S. Computer Networks. New York: Prentice Hall, 2003.. New York: Prentice Hall, 2003.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): information technology and e-learning (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: -