PřF:Z8511 GIS project - Course Information
Z8511 GIS projectFaculty of Science
- Extent and Intensity
- 1/2. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
- Mgr. Bc. Zdeněk Stachoň, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Kateřina Trojanová (seminar tutor)
- Guaranteed by
- Mgr. Bc. Zdeněk Stachoň, Ph.D.
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 12:00–12:50 Z4,02028
- Timetable of Seminar Groups:
- Z0262 Geoinformatics && ( Z2062 Cartography || Z2062p Cartography ) && Z8105 Map resources && Z8118 Thematic Cartography && (! Z8150 Bachelor Thesis 1 || ! Z0003 Bachelor Thesis 1 )
Basic knowledge of cartography, geoinformatics is expected.
- 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 22 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 18/22, only registered: 2/22
- 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
- The aim of the course is to present selected technologies of topographic and thematic map processing. Students will be able to use the basic GIS tools for creating maps and independently manage the process of creating a map of a selected topic.
- Learning outcomes
- Students will be able to:
- Interconnect the knowledge from the cartography, geoinformatics and geodatabases;
- use advanced tools of GIS;
- marter the process of the map production.
- 1. Definitions. 2. Data sources and licencing. 3. Spatial data handling 4. Basic data analysis. 5. Selection of the Cartographic visualization method. 6. Map Legend design. 7. Creation of the Map composition. 8. Map finalization 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 oral presentation. If personal participation in the presentation is not possible, it can be performed remotely.
- Language of instruction
- Further Comments
- Study Materials
The course is taught annually.