"Informatics" relates to the disciplines which provide fundamental training of economic specialities students of higher educational institutions of III – IV accreditation level.

The goal of the discipline is to form the complex of basic notions about principles of construction of computing machines and their functioning, organizing computational processes and their algorithmization, software for personal computers and computer networks for future application while problem solving in economics and management as well as to form the contemporary level of information and computer culture and acquire skills necessary for working with computer networks.