Course: Informatics I

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Course title Informatics I
Course code KIN/SIAK1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 1
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
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
  • Dobiáš Václav, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Šimandl Václav, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Pexa Petr, PaedDr. Ph.D.
Course content
The aim is primarily to deepen the high school knowledge in the area of the computer technology. 1. Basics of operating system (purpose, setup, application and devices installation, management of files and folders, searching and working with clipboard) 2. Searching the Internet (different nature information, form, saving data from the Internet), email + attachments, safety 3. Text editor- writing and typographic rules while creating an electronic document. 4. Text editor- Pasting objects and fields to documents, basic work with styles , tabs, find/ replace, invisible symbols. 5. Text editor- headlines, indexes, generation of table of content, Heading and footing, print preparations. 6. Spreadsheet- creating tables (writing, copying from a text editor), format, basic computations using formulas and functions, copying formulas by stretching. 7. Spreadsheet - data sorting, ordering, selecting. Graphical objects in tables. 8. Spreadsheet- graphs (creations from the relevant data, types of graphs, the explanatory power of the graph).

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
This subject focuses on the practical usage of text editors in connection with the practical (typographic) rules for publishing scientific works and spreadsheet works.
The student will be able to orientate in the environment of superplatform office suite, create and edit text documents, tables and graphs, and master various operations across particular applications. He/she will learn the fundamentals of typography for creating scientific papers and use modern information channels.
Not required

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment, Test

Practical test (one ordinary and one resit attempt).
Recommended literature
  • LEIPERT, J. a kol.:. S počítačem do Evropy. Brno: Computer Press, 2007.
  • PECINOVSKÝ, J., PECINOVSKÝ, R. Office 2016: Průvodce uživatele. Praha: Grada, 2016. ISBN 978-80-247-5691-2.
  • ROUBAL, P. Microsoft Office 2013: Jednoduše. Brno: Computer Press, 2013. ISBN 978-80-251-4109-0.
  • SÝKOROVÁ, K., BARILLA, J, SIMR, P. Microsoft Excel 2016: Podrobná uživatelská příručka. Brno: Computer Press, 2016. ISBN 978-80-251-4838-9.
  • ŽITNIAK, J. Microsoft Office 2016: Podrobná uživatelská příručka. Brno: Computer Press, 2017. ISBN 978-80-251-4891-4.

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): Social Pedagogy (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter