Course syllabus TE1 - IS/ICT technical terminology (FBE - Sklad PEF)

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Course code: TE1
Course title in language of instruction: IS/ICT technical terminology
Course title in Czech: IS/ICT technical terminology
Course title in English: IS/ICT technical terminology
Mode of completion and number of credits: Fulfillment of requirements (2 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 0/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction: English
Level of course: bachelor
Semester: -- item not defined --
Name of lecturer: doc. Ing. František Dařena, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Prerequisites: English 2, EI
Aims of the course:
- gaining knowledge of basic expert vocabulary
- gaining knowledge of typical IT language structures
- understanding and translating authentic specialist texts
Course contents:
1.Algorithms (allowance 0/2)
2.Object-oriented design (allowance 0/2)
3.Database systems (allowance 0/2)
4.Computer hardware (allowance 0/2)
5.Operating systems (allowance 0/2)
6.Computer networks (allowance 0/2)
7.Artificial intelligence (allowance 0/2)
8.Computer graphics (allowance 0/2)
9.Information systems (allowance 0/4)
10.Theoretical basics of informatics (allowance 0/2)
11.Geographical information systems (allowance 0/2)
Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-Ability to understand foreign cultures and customes
-Capacity to learn
-Communication in second language
-General knowledge
-Professional knowledge

Specific competences:
-Student has knowledge of technical terminology from key domains of computer science.
-Student is able to communicate in English using technical vocabulary of the key fields of computer science.
-Student is able to discuss selected professional topics in English.
-Student is able to read professional literature in English.
-Student masters intermediate vocabulary and phrases in a foreign language.

Type of course unit: required
Year of study: Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     practice28 h
     preparation for exam10 h
     preparation for regular assessment18 h
Total56 h
Assessment methods:
- final evaluation is related to the ability of understanding English texts and discussing on given topics
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQDAŘENA, F. et al.Odborná terminologie IS/ICT
RQFRONEK, J.Velký anglicko-český slovníkVozniceLEDA2006978-80-7335-071-0
REOxford English for Computing: Answer BookOxfordOxford University Press19960-19-457388-5
REHYNEK, J.Anglicko-český a česko-anglický slovník výpočetní techniky a informačních technologií = English-Czech Czech-English dictionary of computer science and information technologyPlzeňFraus200080-7238-070-2
REpodpůrné texty připravené vyučujícími pro jednotlivá cvičení


Last modification made by Ing. Marcel Vytečka on 05/20/2015.

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