UBKKB046 Information Industry

Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Summer 2023
Extent and Intensity
8/0/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Michaela Dombrovská, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Michaela Dombrovská, Ph.D.
Institute of The Czech Language and Library Science - Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Prerequisites (in Czech)
Návaznost na předmět Informační politika 1,2
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
To highlight concepts of information, media and communication in the era of digital networks. Next, to describe principles of copyright and the application of copyright Act in libraries.
  • Information industry
    Information industry services
    Internet and its role in the information industry
    Information industry and communication
    New trends in the digital communication
    recommended literature
  • SCHWUCHOW, W. The situation of the online information industry in the European Community (with special consideration of the FRG). Int. Forum Inf. Doc., 16, 1991, č. 1, s. 6-10. info
  • KONVIT, M. BARTOŇOVÁ, M. Elektronická komunikácia a multimediálne systémy, elektr. učebnica. Žilina : Žilinská univerzita, 2007. info
  • HLAVENKA, J. Mistrovství ve vyhledávání na Internetu. Praha: Computer Press, 2002. info
  • PROAKIS, J. G. Digital Communications. 4th ed. Boston, MA: McGraw-Hill, 2001. ISBN 0072321113. info
  • VLASÁK, R. Světové informační systémy a služby. Informační průmysl. Praha, 1999. info
  • VLASÁK, R. Informační dálnice a knihovny. Praha, 1996. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Written exam
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: Přednáška 8 HOD/SEM.
Teacher's information
General knowledge of media theory and theory of communication.
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The course is also listed under the following terms Summer 2012, Summer 2013, Summer 2014, Summer 2015, Summer 2016, Summer 2017, Summer 2018, Summer 2019, Summer 2020, Summer 2021, Summer 2022.
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