Course syllabus IVIP - Interpretation and visualization of spatial data (FRDIS - SS 2019/2020)Help


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Course code:
IVIP
Course title in Czech:
Interpretation and visualization of spatial data
Course title in English:
Interpretation and visualization of spatial data
Semester:
SS 2019/2020
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (4 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 14/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Level of course: master continuing
Course type:
optional
Type of delivery: usual, consulting
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Language of instruction:
Czech
Course supervisor:
RNDr. Jan Caha, Ph.D.
Course supervising department:
Department of Regional Development (FRDIS)
Faculty: Faculty of Regional Development and International Studies
Teachers:
RNDr. Jan Caha, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Prerequisites:
none
 
Timetable in this semester:
Day
From-till
Room
TeacherEntryFrequency
Capacity
Monday
9.00-10.50
Z13 (ČP II.)
J. CahaLectureEvery week
22
Monday11.00-11.50
Z13 (ČP II.)
Seminar
Every week
22
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The course provides theoretic and practic skills dealing with correct using of cartograhic methods in advance of data vizualization and prezentation. The importance of this course lies in avoiding of incorrect data interpretation.
 
Course content:
1.
Spatial decision supporting (allowance 2/0)
2.
Quantitative and qualitative data (allowance 2/0)
 
a.Interpretation of quantitative data
b.
Interpretation of qualitative data

3.
Geodatabases representing regional characteristics (allowance 3/0)
 
a.Data prezentation
b.Map vizualization

4.
Mathematic cartography (allowance 2/1)
 
a.
Coordinate systems
b.
Cartographic projections

5.
Map symbols (allowance 4/4)
 
a.
Point, line and area symbols
b.Generalization

6.
Map content and composition (allowance 3/2)
 
a.
Basic map features
b.Advanced map features

7.
Thematic cartography (allowance 4/3)
8.
Vizualization of region development using atlases and sets of maps (allowance 2/1)
9.Map assessment (allowance 2/1)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
lecture
24 h
14 h
practice
12 h
0 h
preparation for exam40 h60 h
preparation for regular testing
0 h
15 h
elaboration of reports
30 h
0 h
writing of seminar paper6 h
23 h
Total
112 h
112 h
 
Assessment methods:
The course is completed by written test. It is required at lest 60% success rate.
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement typeDaily attendance
Combined form
Total0 %
0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
RUDA, A. -- KOLEJKA, J. Interpretace a vizualizace prostorových dat: podklady pro přednášená témata. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2013. 138 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-855-4.
MIKULÍK, O. -- VOŽENÍLEK, V. -- VAISHAR, A. et al. Studium rozvoje regionu založené na vizualizaci geoinformačních databází. 1st ed. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2008. 181 p. Monografie. ISBN 978-80-244-1928-2.
VOŽENÍLEK, V. Cartography for GIS: geovisualization and map communication. 1st ed. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého, 2005. 142 p. ISBN 80-244-1047-8.
VOŽENÍLEK, V. Aplikovaná kartografie I.: tematické mapy. 1st ed. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého, 2001. 187 p. ISBN 80-244-0270-X.
GIS cartography: a guide to effective map design. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 227 p. ISBN 978-1-4200-8213-5.
VEVERKA , B. Topografická a tématická kartografie. Praha: ČVUT, 1997.
Understanding map projections: GIS by ESRI. Redlands, CA: ESRI, 110 p. ISBN 1-58948-003-1.
DAVIS, D E. Vytváříme mapy v GIS: prozkoumejte své okolí i celý svět v geografickém informačním systému. 1st ed. Praha: Computer Press, 2000. 112 p. ISBN 80-7226-389-7.

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