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PřF:Z8113 Modelling in cartography - Course Information

## Z8113 Modelling in cartography

**Faculty of Science**

Spring 2020

**Extent and Intensity**- 1/2. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
**Teacher(s)**- doc. RNDr. Petr Kubíček, CSc. (lecturer)

Mgr. Filip Málek (seminar tutor) **Guaranteed by**- doc. RNDr. Petr Kubíček, CSc.

Department of Geography - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science

Contact Person: doc. RNDr. Petr Kubíček, CSc.

Supplier department: Department of Geography - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science **Timetable**- Wed 14:00–14:50 Z3,02045
- Timetable of Seminar Groups:

*F. Málek* **Prerequisites**(in Czech)-
**Z0262**Geoinformatics ||**Z0062**Cartography and Geoinformatics ||**Z2062p**Cartography **Course Enrolment Limitations**- The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.

The capacity limit for the course is 20 student(s).

Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled:**2**/20, only registered:**0**/20 **fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with**- there are 10 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
**Course objectives**- Students will learn the history, principles and applications of cartographic modelling and map algebra methods.
**Learning outcomes**- Graduates of this lesson will be able to: define and classify cartographic modelling methods; understand map algebra. network analysis, and other thematic GIS analysis principles; apply the aforementioned methods in ArcGIS and Open Source environment; suggest an appropriate method for a particular application and justify its use.
**Syllabus**- 1. Methods of cartographic modeling 2. Map algebra 3. Map algebra function classes 4. Overlay map algebra 5. Network analysis 6. Integration of methods for cartographic modeling 7. Model design 8. Descriptive modeling 9. Prescriptive modeling 10. Predictive modeling 11. Modeling of spatial processes in time

**Literature***Environmental modelling with GIS and remote sensing*. Edited by Andrew Skidmore. 1st publ. London: Taylor & Francis, 2002. xvi, 268. ISBN 0415241707. info- DEMERS, Michael N.
*GIS modeling in raster*. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2002. xi, 203. ISBN 0471319651. info - JONES, Christopher B.
*Geographical information systems and computer cartography*. 1st pub. Essex: Longman, 1997. xv, 319. ISBN 0582044391. info - ROBINSON, Arthur Howard.
*Elements of cartography*. 6th ed. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1995. 674 s. ISBN 0471555797. info

**Teaching methods**- Lactures and project.
**Assessment methods**- Fulfilling requirements and final oral exam.
**Language of instruction**- Czech
**Further comments (probably available only in Czech)**- Study Materials

The course is taught annually.

- Enrolment Statistics (recent)

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