Course syllabus ZSLR - Surveying and Land Records (REC - SS 2009/2010)

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Course code:
Course title in Czech:
Surveying and Land Records
Course title in English:
Surveying and Land Records
SS 2009/2010
Mode of completion and number of credits: Fulfillment of requirements (3 credits), Exam (5 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
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Course supervisor:
Course supervising department: Department of Geoinformation Technologies (FFWT)
Faculty: Rector's Office
Ing. Miroslav Matějík, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Ing. Jelena Vitásková, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
to study at faculty REK or to study at faculty LDF
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
Master in methods of horizontal and vertical survey, creating of planimetric and contours. Master in introduction to the essentially mathematical principles of survey - calculate in coordinate systems and calculations of point coordinates in large-scaled surveys.
Course content:
1.Basic concepts of Surveying. Shape and dimensions of the Earth and their effect on geodetic operations. An overview of cartographic projections. Maps and their scales, sorts of maps, topographic and thematic maps, forest maps and their preparation. Geodetic points, fields, networks. Methods of horizontal and vertical survey. Tools and instruments used for surveying, including electronic devices. Coordinate systems and calculations of point coordinates of in large-scaled surveys. Creating of contours. Compass surveying and its use in forestry. Calculations of areas and volumes. Field operations planning. GPS measurements and processing. Preparation of cartographic and planning background materials for landscape engineering constructions -- surveys for land regulation, line constructions, torrent training, water reservoirs; lay-out methods for buildings. Historical development of land records, present real estate cadastre, land registers, map and documentary materials, legislation concerning legal relations to real estate. Computer processing of geodetic data and information. (allowance 0/0)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
28 h
professional educational excursion
10 h
6 h
preparation for exam28 h
elaboration of reports14 h
86 h
Assessment methods:
written and oral exam
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement typeDaily attendance
0 %
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Surveying: theory and practice. 7th ed. Boston: WCB/McGraw-Hill, 1167 p. ISBN 0070159149.
Col. Elements of cartography. 6th ed. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1995. 674 p. ISBN 0-471-55579-7.

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Teaching place: Brno

Last modification made by RNDr. Jana Gotthardová on 06/01/2010.

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