The discipline "Information and communication technologies» is an integral part of modern higher education. Necessity of teaching this subject in that extent, dictated by the demands of modern technological development of society. Modern individuals should know the conditions and prospects of development of information processing means.The most important methodological principles of information and communication technology is the study of objects and phenomena of the world in terms of data collection, processing and delivery of information about them, as well as a certain similarity of these processes in their implementation of artificial and natural systems. Program content of discipline is distributed in four modules.
Information and communication technology is one of the fundamental branches of scientific knowledge that forms the system-information approach to the analysis of the world, studying information processes, methods and means of obtaining, transformation, transmission, storage and use of information.