PB173 Domain specific development

Faculty of Informatics
Spring 2022
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 2 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Taught in person.
RNDr. Vladimír Štill, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Roman Lacko (lecturer)
RNDr. Martin Ukrop, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Milan Brož, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
RNDr. Ján Jančár (seminar tutor)
JUDr. Pavel Loutocký, Ph.D., BA (Hons) (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
RNDr. Vladimír Štill, Ph.D.
Department of Computer Systems and Communications – Faculty of Informatics
Supplier department: Department of Computer Systems and Communications – Faculty of Informatics
Timetable of Seminar Groups
PB173/oss: Wed 16. 2. to Wed 11. 5. Wed 10:00–11:50 S505, M. Brož, J. Jančár, P. Loutocký, M. Ukrop
PB173/perl: Mon 14. 2. to Mon 9. 5. Mon 18:00–19:50 A219, R. Lacko
PB071 Principles of low-level prog. || SOUHLAS
We expect you to have knowledge of appropriate programming language and operating system based on your desired seminar group. A mandatory prerequisite is passing the PB071 course or exemption given by the lecturer.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 110 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 3/110, only registered: 0/110, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/110
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
Enhance your programming capabilities in the language appropriate for the particular selected application domain.
Learning outcomes
The general goal of this course is extension of knowledge of C or C++ in a particular area of expertise based on the particular seminar group. Each seminar group will define its own specific learning gloals.
  • The concrete content of the course depends on the individual thematic groups which are listed in Teacher's information area.
  • Literatura dle tématické skupiny.
Teaching methods
In lectures, the students create programs in given area, usually one per week, finishing it as individual work. Lectures contains necessary theoretical introduction. Remaining time is devoted to solve practical programming problems with employment of related development tools.
Assessment methods
During the whole semester, student will undertake several programming homework and/or a project. The amount of homework and final evaluation criteria are specified by each tematic group.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught each semester.
Teacher's information

The groups/topics for a given semester will be announced via email before the start of seminar group enrolment and they will be filled to this page.

Currently, we know of the following topics for spring 2022:

  • Open Source Development (Martin Ukrop, Ján Jančár) – The main goal of the group is to encourage university students to join the development of real-world open-source software (in any programming language). More information at github.com/crocs-muni/open-source-development-course.

Example topics: Image processing, Applied cryptography and secure programming, Systems programming in Linux, Implementing an interpreter in C++, Efficient programming, Implementing a small OS kernel, Binary analysis and disassembly.

The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Spring 2016, Autumn 2016, Spring 2017, Autumn 2017, Spring 2018, Autumn 2018, Spring 2019, Autumn 2019, Spring 2020, Autumn 2020, Spring 2021, Autumn 2021, Autumn 2022, Spring 2023, Autumn 2023, Spring 2024.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2022, recent)
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