Course: Encryption, Codes and Aplications

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Course title Encryption, Codes and Aplications
Course code KAP/SIK
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Koucký Miroslav, doc. RNDr. CSc.
Course content

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing)
  • Preparation for exam - 90 hours per semester
  • Class attendance - 56 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Introduce to the following parts - basic of lossless data compression, coding theory and cryptography.
Theoretical knowledge and ability to apply them.
Knowledge of the secondary level mathematics

Assessment methods and criteria
Combined examination

Active participation in seminars, credit, knowledge accordant with syllabus.
Recommended literature
  • Adámek J. Kódování a teorie informace. ČVUT Praha, 1991. ISBN 8001006611.
  • HANKERSON, D., HARRIS, G., JOHNSON, P. Introduction to Information Theory and Data Compression. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2003. ISBN 1-58488-313-8.
  • Hankerson, D., Hoffman, D. Coding Theory and Cryptography: The Essentials.. Mrcel Dekker, 2000. ISBN 0-8247-0465-7.
  • MEZENES, Alfred, OORSCHOT, Paul, VANSTONE, Scott. Handbook of applied cryptography. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 1996. ISBN 9780849385230.
  • ROSEN, Kenneth. ed. Handbook of discrete and combinatorial mathematics. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2000. ISBN 0-8493-0149-1.

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