Z8511 GIS project

Faculty of Science
Spring 2013
Extent and Intensity
1/2. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: graded credit.
Mgr. Bc. Zdeněk Stachoň, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Vilém Walter (seminar tutor)
Ing. Lucie Klimentová (assistant)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Milan Konečný, CSc.
Department of Geography - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: Mgr. Bc. Zdeněk Stachoň, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Geography - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Wed 9:00–9:50 Z3,02045
  • Timetable of Seminar Groups:
Z8511/01: Tue 11:00–12:50 Z1,01001b, Z. Stachoň, V. Walter
Z0262 Geoinformatics && Z2062 Cartography && Z8105 Map resources && Z8118 Thematic Cartography && (! Z8150 Bachelor Thesis 1 || ! Z0003 Bachelor Thesis 1 - geography )
Basic knowledge of cartography, geoinformatics and geodatabases
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: 0/20, only registered: 0/20
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Presentation of selected technologies of topographic and thematic map production. Students will be able to use advanced tools of GIS.
  • 1. Definitions 2. Data sources 3. Data handling 4. Legend 5. Map composition 6. Map creation and publication
  • BREWER, A. Cynthia. Designing better maps : a guide for GIS users. 1st ed. Redlands, Calif.: ESRI Press, 2005. xi, 203. ISBN 1589480899. info
  • GIS, spatial analysis, and modeling. Edited by D. J. Maguire - Michael Batty - Michael F. Goodchild. 1st ed. Redlands, Calif.: ESRI press, 2005. xiii, 480. ISBN 1589481305. info
  • DOBEŠOVÁ, Zdena. Databázové systémy v GIS. 1. vyd. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2004. 76 s. ISBN 8024408910. info
Teaching methods
Lectures and practical computer lessons
Assessment methods
Credit will based on quality of final project and written test.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2012, spring 2012 - acreditation, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2013, recent)
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