Course detail

TIT Seminar

FEKT-MKC-STTAcad. year: 2023/2024

The course includes above all topics from the fields of smart technologies, Internet of Things IoT and generally Industry 4.0, modern cryptography, mobile 4G/5G networks, green communications, LoRa technology, e-commerce and e-government, location techniques, Software Defined Networks SDN, critical infrastructure, modern optical transmissions and other attractive areas.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Entry knowledge

Students must have basic knowledge of telecommunication and information technology at Masters level.

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

The maximum of 30 points is given upon completion of the theoretical test in seminar. The maximum of 70 points can be gained by completing the final project.
The conditions for the successful course completion are stated in the yearly updated supervisor’s notice.


The aim of the course is to give students an overview of actual topics in the field of communication and information technologies. The seminar will present trends and perspectives for the future in the field of study, both BUT staff and practitioners. The seminar is included in the last year of the Master's degree program and will complement the lessons learned from previous years with a vision for the future.
On completing the seminar, students will be able to:
- practice knowledge of modern trends at communications and informatics systems
- estimate the future of advanced communication and information systems
- analyze current and emerging issues
- judge current situation in practice
- plan future smart technologies
- justify the influence of technology on life

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

PAVLÍČEK, Antonín, GALBA, Alexander, HORA, Michal. Moderní informatika. Praha: Professional Publishing, 2017. ISBN 978-80-906594-6-9. (CS)
OULEHLA, Milan, JAŠEK, Roman. Moderní kryptografie, Praha: IFP Publishing, 2017. ISBN 978-80-87383-67-4 (CS)

Recommended reading

Not applicable.


Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme MKC-TIT Master's, 2. year of study, summer semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


    • Přednáška
      • Téma: Trends in Modern Enterprise Networks , přednášející: Miroslav Jagoš, Kyndryl


    • Přednáška
      • Téma: Penetrační testování v praxi, přednášející: Tomáš Malec, Národní úřad pro kybernetickou a informační bezpečnost (NÚKIB)


    • Přednáška
      • Téma: Video Processing in FPGA, přednášející: Tomáš Šulc, Novanta Inc.


    • Přednáška
      • Téma: Maritime communications: trends & directions  přednášející: Ing. Salwa Saafi, VUT v Brně & Tampere University


    • Přednáška
      • Téma: Elasticity in Cloud Systems , přednášející: Dr. Konstantinos Antonis, associate professor, Department of Physics, University of Thessaly, Greece