PřF:Z8989 Problems of Vizualization - Course Information
Z8989 Selected problems of Cartographic VizualizationFaculty of Science
- Extent and Intensity
- 2/1. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
- doc. RNDr. Petr Kubíček, CSc. (lecturer)
Mgr. Bc. Zdeněk Stachoň, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Bc. Pavel Ugwitz (seminar tutor)
- Guaranteed by
- prof. RNDr. Rudolf Brázdil, DrSc.
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
- Thu 10:00–11:50 Z2,01032
- Timetable of Seminar Groups:
- Prerequisites (in Czech)
- PROGRAM ( N - GK )
- 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 21 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 3/21, only registered: 0/21
- fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
- Course objectives
- Presentation of thematic cartography focused on selected topics e.g. medical issues, crisis management etc. Special attention is paid to data sources, cartographic methods and usability.
- Learning outcomes
- A student will be able to:
- critically evaluate the usefulness of the methods of cartographic visualization,
- analyze the actual trends in the field of cartographic visualization,
- propose the methods for validation of usability of selected cartographic visualizations.
- 1. Definitions 2. User specifies for cartography 3. Examples of spatial data visualizations 4. Cartographic methods for data presentation 5. Exploratory cartography 6. Basic tool for exploratory cartography 7. Czech data sources 8. Worldwide data sources 9. Health care within spatial data infrastructures
- recommended literature
- Andrienko, N., Andrienko, G. a Gatalsky, P. (2003). Exploratory spatio-temporal visualization: an analytical review. Journal of Visual Languages and Computing, special issue on Visual Data Mining. 14/6, s.503-541.
- Roth R. E.(2013).Interactive maps: What we know and what we need to know. Journal of Spatial Information Science, 6, s. 59-115.
- Roth,R., Çöltekin, A., Delazari,l., Fonseca, H., Filho, Griffin,A., Hall,A., Korpi,K., Lokka,I., Mendonça, A., Ooms K., van Elzakker, C. (2017): User studies in cartography: opportunities for empirical research on interactive maps and visualizations, Int
- GIS in public health practice. Edited by Ravi Maheswaran - Massimo Craglia. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2004. xi, 308. ISBN 0415306558. info
- CROMLEY, Ellen K. and Sara MCLAFFERTY. GIS and public health. New York, N.Y.: Guilford Press, 2002. xx, 340. ISBN 1572307072. info
- Teaching methods
- Lectures, practical exercises.
- Assessment methods
- Oral exam
- Language of instruction
- Further Comments
- Study Materials
The course is taught once in two years.