Intelligent Computer Use
Course code
IFI6070.DT
old course code
IFI6070
Course title in Estonian
Intelligentne arvutikasutus
Course title in English
Intelligent Computer Use
ECTS credits
4.0
approximate amount of contact lessons
28
Teaching semester
autumn
Assessment form
assessment
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
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lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
Offer knowledge and develop skills for using IT tools that support effective operation in information society.
Brief description of the course
The course covers the basic problems of application of ICT tools: selection of ICT tools, configuring and management them (incl mobile devices); security issues; setting up personal learning environment; using social software and social networks; setting up and using personal LAN; digital photography; leagal aspects of using ICT tools.

Independent work
Independent work: home assignments (13x4 = 52 hours), composition of an essay (24 hours).
Learning outcomes in the course
After passing the course, a student:
• Knows the history of information society and the role of ICT tools in it;
• Is able to select suitable ICT tools (incl digital camera), configure and manage them;
• Knows the main threats of using networked computers, and how to avoid them;
• Knows the basics of netiquette;
• Is able to apply principles of web in adjusting web pages to personal needs;
• Is able to set up and use personal learning environment;
• Knows the principles of operation of social networks and teamwork supporting tools;
• Is able to set up hypermedia based services;
• Knows the basics of licensing.
Assessment methods
Nongraded assessment. A student should compose an essay (at least 5 000 characters) and pass the test.
Teacher
Andrus Rinde
Study literature
1. Infoühiskond ja selle liige
- Information Society. From Theory to Political Practice. Coursebook. Gondolat Kiadó. Új Mandátum, 2008. Róbert Pintér (Ed). www.ittk.hu/netis/doc/NETIS_Course_Book_English.pdf
- The Information Age, http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/The_Information_Age
- Rainer Kattel, Tarmo Kalvet, Teadmistepõhine majandus ning info- ja kommunikatsioonitehnoloogiaalane haridus: hetkeolukord ning väljakutsed, Praxis, 2005. http://www.praxis.ee/fileadmin/tarmo/Publikatsioonid/PRAXIS_IKT_haridus_2005.pdf
- Eesti infoühiskonna arengukava 2020. http://www.hm.ee/sites/default/files/strateegia2020.pdf
- Info- ja kommunikatsioonitehnoloogia sektori visioon infoühiskonnast Eestis aastal 2020. http://www.itl.ee/static/files/44.Visioon2020.pdf
2. E-portfoolio ja personaalne õpikeskkond
- Personaalsete õpikeskkondade täiendkoolituskursuse materjalid (K. Tammets, T. Väljataga) http://htk.tlu.ee/elearning/kursus/lugemismaterjal/
- e-Portfoolio Professionaalse Arengu
Replacement literature
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