Information Systems Design

Ac.Year:ukončen 2005/2006
Language of Instruction:Czech
Private info:http://www.fit.vutbr.cz/study/courses/INS/private/
Completion:credit+exam (written)
Type of
Guarantor:Hruška Tomáš, prof. Ing., CSc. (DIFS)
Lecturer:Hruška Tomáš, prof. Ing., CSc. (DIFS)
Instructor:Burget Radek, Ing., Ph.D. (DIFS)
Ráb Jaroslav, Ing. (DIFS)
Faculty:Faculty of Information Technology BUT
Department:Department of Information Systems FIT BUT
Data Modelling and Database Design (DSI), DCSY
Learning objectives:
  To obtain common overview of information system branch. To get basic knowledge of information systems based on the database technology. In more details to get knowledge of management information systems.
  Information system as a special case of a system. Kinds of informarion systems. History of information systems. Management information systems, their desing and development. Special information systems. Technology of information system with relational database system building. Distributed information system. Methods of large information system building and communication.
Knowledge and skills required for the course:
  database theory, computer networks
Learning outcomes and competencies:
  Ability to model especially an econimical reality in the information system. Ability and knowledge to implement information systems under database technologies.
Syllabus of lectures:
  • Information system as a special case of common system.
  • Information systems types.
  • Information system history.
  • Economic information systems and their implementation.
  • Common model of an economic information system, selected parts.
  • Special information systems - overview.
  • Technology of information system implementation - relational databases.
  • Technology of information system implementation - object-oriented databases.
  • Distributed information systems.
  • Information systems in the Internet environment.
  • Elektronical interchange of structured dates.
  • Markup languages - XML technology.
  • Methods of implementation large information systems a their communication.
Syllabus - others, projects and individual work of students:
  • Design of an information system according to the specification
  • Implementation of the designed system on specified platform
Fundamental literature:
  • Král, J.: Informační systémy, Science Veletiny 1998, 358 p., ISBN 80-86083-00-4
  • Pokorný, J.: Databázové systémy a jejich použití v informačních systémech, Academia Praha 1992, 313 p., ISBN 80-200-0177-8
  • St Laurent, S.: Tvorba internetových aplikací XML, Computer Press Brno 1999, 222 p., ISBN 80-7226-170-3
Study literature:
  • Tuček, J.: Geografické informační systémy. Principy a praxe., Computer Press Brno 1998, 424 p., ISBN 80-7226-091-X
  • McLeod, R.: Management Information Systems, Prentice Hall International London 1998, 655 p., ISBN 0-13-896101-8
Progress assessment:
  Half semester test. Continuous checking of the project solution by the supervisor.
Exam prerequisites:
  At least half of points obtainable during the semester (tests a project), i.e. 25 points.

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