MS1UES - Electronic Content Management

Course specification
Course title Electronic Content Management
Acronym MS1UES
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Software Engineering
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    Condition There is no formal prerequisites.
    The goal Understanding role and principles of modern electronic contents management systems (CMS - Content Management System). Mastering types, functions, architecture, and infrastructure of CMS.
    The outcome Ability to use CMS for development of dynamic web-sites. Ability to design new or extend existing CMS for the specific domains of application.
    Contents of lectures Definitions of CMS. CMS development history. Multimedia contents. Characteristic functions and components of CMS. Classification of CMS. Typical CMS architectures. Examples of widely available CMS. Web-oriented CMS. CMS in education (LCMS - Learning CMS). Case studies.
    Contents of exercises Development of a web portal using one of the available open source CMS. An upgrade of open source CMS by adding new functionalities and the web portal upgrade by using new characteristics of the CMS.
    1. Mauthe, A., Thomas, P., "Professional Content Management Systems - Handling Digital Media Assets", Wiley, 2004. (Original title)
    2. Addey, D., Ellis, J., Suh, P., Thiemecke, D., "Content Management Systems", Peer Information Inc., 2002. (Original title)
    3. Hackos, J., T., "Content Management for Dynamic Web Delivery", Wiley, 2002. (Original title)
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    2 2
    Methods of teaching Lectures, seminar works, work in the laboratory on the given project with consulting and the results presentation.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 40
    Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
    Projects 40
    Colloquia 0
    Seminars 20