Course Details


Academic Year 2024/25

BUA001 course is part of 3 study plans

BPC-SI / VS Winter Semester 1st year

BKC-SI Winter Semester 1st year

BPA-SI Winter Semester 1st year

Course Guarantor


Language of instruction

Czech, English


3 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit

Offered to foreign students

To offer to students of all faculties

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 3 hours/week, compulsory


1. Computer lab use policy, FCE computer network, BUT mail, cloud services, computer network security, BUT information system.
2. Rudiments of spreadsheets: cell addressing, entering names, copying, formatting, built-in Excel functions, formulas.
3. Conditional formatting, data validation, data import (measurement data import).
4. Graphic output.
5. Advanced computations in engineering science using spreadsheets.
6. Database applications (sorting, pivot tables, filtering). 7. Analytical tools: goal seek, solver.
8.–9. Basics of computer typography: text processing, document structure, styles, headings, references, footnotes, content.
10. Typesetting of technical documents. Formulas, tables, pictures.
11.–12. Basics of computer graphics: Image/photo processing using text processor and raster editor, image parameters for typesetting.
13. Final test, final work (document) evaluation.