Several years ago we noticed that something had happen with our students. Times have changed, so have the students, the tools, and the requisite skills and knowledge. How can Higher Education provide these evolving students with a relevant education? To answer this question, we have to understand a whole generation, grown up with digital technologies. In… (More)
The paper discusses the evolution of the "Design Technology" course, provoked by the necessity to prepare specialists, with competitive knowledge and skills to design digital systems, using up-to-date technologies. The need for change is outlined and the process of course design is discussed. A description of the course organization is provided, the… (More)
In the paper virtual drill tools measuring algorithm applied on 3D objects has been described and its programming model, developed for training purposes, has been presented. The work with the model will enable students to measure virtual 3D drill tools and it will be also used to check and assess their knowledge.
A short analysis of the most popular types of tools for digital logic design is presented. The paper describes the design and implementation of software tools that could be used to teach students within the course "Reliability and Diagnostics of Computer Systems". The design process is considered and visually represented using UML diagrams. The implemented… (More)