INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY INFRASTRUCTURE

Course Information
TitleΥΠΟΔΟΜΕΣ ΤΕΧΝΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ ΠΛΗΡΟΦΟΡΙΑΣ / INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY INFRASTRUCTURE
CodeIM-117
Interdepartmental ProgrammeInterdisciplinary PPS on Informatics and Management (2014-today)
Collaborating SchoolsInformatics
Economics
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorAthanasios Tsadiras
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40002329

Class Information
Academic Year2015 – 2016
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600011018
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • Skills Development
Course Category
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge • Understanding the role of computers hardware and software in the operation of companies and organisations • Gaining experience in computer programming environment • Gaining basic understanding of core issues related to computer networks and telecommunications in order to make decisions in a company Skills • Categorization of computer systems • Categorization of computer software • Software installation • Coding and executing small computer programs • Configuration and use of network applications and services (wireless access, mail, VPN, digital certificates) • Presenting a project to public
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Be critical and self-critical
Course Content (Syllabus)
• Hardware used by companies - computer systems categories, hardware resources management • Software used by companies - software categories, software resources management. • Programming languages. • Introduction to computer networks. • e-Business communications technologies and applications. • Local Area Networks (wired and wireless). • Wide Area Networks. • The Internet. • Virtual Private Networks. • Voice - Data networks integration. • Network security and communications security.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
apparent
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures301
Laboratory Work60.2
Reading Assigment30.1
Total391.3
Student Assessment
Description
Final written examsς 70% 3 written assessments (3x10%=) 30%
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. «Πληροφοριακά Συστήματα Διοίκησης», Κ. Laudon & J. Laudon, 8η έκδοση 2009, Εκδόσεις Κλειδάριθμος 2. «Δίκτυα Υπολογιστών – Το πρώτο βήμα», Εκδόσεις Κλειδάριθμος
Additional bibliography for study
1. «Computer Networking First-Step», Wendell Odom, Cisco Press 2. «Εισαγωγή στη Πληροφορική», 8η Έκδοση, Συγγραφέας: George Beekman, Michael J. Quinn, Εκδόσεις: Μ. Γκιούρδας, 2007 3. «The Executive's Guide to Information Technology» by John Baschab, Jon Piot, Nicholas G. Carr, Εκδόσεις: Wiley, 2007
Last Update
19-09-2013