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Course syllabus PIS_B - Principles of Information Systems (FIIT - SS 2018/2019)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Informatics and Information Technologies
Course unit code: PIS_B
Course unit title: Principles of Information Systems
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
laboratory/construction practice2 hours weekly (on-site method)
project/semestral paper1 hour weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 6
Recommended semester/trimester: Informatics - bachelor (compulsory), 6. semester
Informatics (conversion programme with a foundation year) - bachelor (compulsory), 8. semester
Information Security - bachelor (compulsory), 6. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Requirements for the course:

assignment No.1 9 points
assignment No.2 7 points
presentation 2 points
lab tasks 4 points
short lecture tests 6 points
mid-term test 12 points

Requirement for the credit:
- active participation in lab work
- hand-over of both assignments
- getting at least 22 points during the semester

Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The goal is to acquire knowledge about:

Principles of information systems
Distributed architecture, Service oriented architecture (SOA)
Web services
Cloud Computing
Special types of information systems - geographic information systems, library information systems, etc.
Course contents:
The concept of information system.
Standards of data exchange - introduction to XML language.
Modeling and management of business processes. BPMN language.
Service oriented architecture.
WSDL Web services, REST approach, microservices.
Cloud computing.
Overview of information systems, taxonomy of information systems.
Recommended or required reading:
ERL, T. SOA Principles of Service Design. Upper Saddle River : Prentice Hall, 2008. 573 p. ISBN 0-13-234482-1.
ERL, T. SOA Servisně orientovaná architektura: Kompletní průvodce. Brno : Computer Press, 2009. 671 p. ISBN 978-80-251-1886-3.
AVISON, D. -- FITZGERALD, G. Information Systems Development: Methodologies, techniques & tools. Londýn : McGraw-Hill, 2006. 645 p. ISBN 0-07-711417-5.
RAJPUT, W E. E-commerce systems architecture and Applications. Boston : Artech House, 2000. 422 p. ISBN 1-58053-085-0.

Introduction to Information Systems: Supporting and Transforming Business, R. Kelly Rainer, Jr., Efraim Turban, Richard E. Potter, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , August 2006
Kurbel, K.E.: The Making of Information Systems, Springer, 2008
Principles of Information Systems, Ralph. M. Stair, George W. Reynolds, Thomson, 2006

Language of instruction: slovak and english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 1486

1,7 %7,2 %26,0 %36,1 %23,8 %5,2 %
Name of lecturer(s): Ing. Nadežda Andrejčíková, PhD. (instructor) - slovak
Ing. Miroslav Blšták, PhD. (instructor) - slovak
Ing. Marek Lóderer (instructor) - slovak
Ing. Jaroslav Loebl (instructor) - slovak
Ing. Miriama Pomffyová (instructor) - slovak
doc. Ing. Viera Rozinajová, PhD. (lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak
Ing. Petra Vrablecová (instructor) - slovak
Last modification: 5. 4. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Viera Rozinajová, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by RNDr. Marta Gnipová on 04/05/2019.

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