Course: Methods of Information Processing II

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Course title Methods of Information Processing II
Course code KMI/KMZI2
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study 1
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Milota Josef, RNDr.
  • Remeš Radim, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1 - Bibliographic citations, text references, the norm ISO 690 2 - Bibliographic databases - advanced search, CD-ROM servers 3 - The Web of Science 4 - Evaluation and sorting of information: personal bibliographic database, 5 - Advanced completion of multimedia materials (digital photography, audio and video materials) 6 - Validity of information, plagiarism 7 - Specifics of scientific texts 8 - Summary writing 9 - Methods of data presentation, visualisation 10 - Preparing the diploma thesis 11 - Specifics of oral presentation 12 - Preparing an oral presentation, team presentation 13 - Poster creation

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming)
  • Class attendance - 16 hours per semester
  • Semestral paper - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for classes - 32 hours per semester
  • Preparation for credit - 14 hours per semester
  • Preparation for exam - 20 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course is targeted at the practical utilisation of information technologies with an emphasis on scientific work. It consists of three parts characterised as searching, management and presentation of information. The student will completes partial homework assignments. An e-learnig environment is exploited throughout the course.
The student is oriented in an e-learning environment. He/she performs practical skills in the area of searching, management and presentation of information: citation norms, bibliography databases, simple management of graphical, audio- and video-materials, preparation of scientific texts, basic principles of oral presentation.
Prerequisites
The course has no prerequisities.
KMI/CMZI1
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KMI/KIMM
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KMI/KMZI

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination, Analysis of student's work activities (technical works), Test

Completing cca 8 partial projects in an e-learning environment. Final presentation.
Recommended literature
  • ČMEJRKOVÁ, S. a kol.:. Jak napsat odborný text.. Praha : Leda, 1999.
  • Hagan, E., Culkin, J. Learn Electronics with Arduino. San Francisco, CA: Maker Media, 2017. ISBN 9-781-68045-374-4.
  • Hoffman, J. Mastering Arduino. Birmingham, UK: Packt, 2018. ISBN 978-1-78883-058-4.
  • Kelly, J. F. 3D Modeling and Printing with Tinkercad?: Create and Print Your Own 3D Models. Indianapolis, IN. Que, 2014. ISBN 978-0-7897-5490-5.
  • McMills, A. E. 3D Printing Basics for Entertainment Design. New York, NY: Routledge, 2017. ISBN 978-1-138-21134-6.
  • MOHIDEEN, H.:. Essential Communication Skills: The Complete Guide to Written and Oral Skills. Pelanduk Publications, 1997.
  • PECK, A. Beginning GIMP: From Novice to Professional. Apress, 2006.
  • SEYLER, D.W.:. Doing Research (The Complete Research Paper Guide). New York : McGraw Hill, 1993.
  • Vaish, D., Yamanoor, S., Yamanoor, S., Fernandes, S. L., Cox, T. Getting Started with Python for the Internet of Things. Birmingham, UK: Packt, 2019. ISBN 978-1-83855-579-5.
  • WEYHMEIER, D.:. Summary Writing. Wisc-Online, 2003.
  • Williams, R. The Non-Designer's Presentation Book: Principles for effective presentation design. San Francisco, CA (USA): Peachpit, 2017. ISBN 978-0134685892.
  • Williamson, J., Palmer, C. Virtual Reality Blueprints. Birmingham, UK: Packt, 2018. ISBN 978-1-78646-298-5.


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