Course syllabus IVIP - Interpretation and visualization of spatial data (FRDIS - SS 2013/2014)


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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 2013/2014
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)
Level of course: master continuing
Course type:
required
Type of delivery: usual, consulting
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Language of instruction: Czech
Course supervisor:
doc. RNDr. Aleš Ruda, Ph.D.
Course supervising department:
Faculty:
Teachers:
doc. RNDr. Aleš Ruda, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites:
none
 
Timetable in this semester:
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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 methodDaily attendance
lecture
24 h
practice
12 h
preparation for exam40 h
elaboration of reports
30 h
writing of seminar paper6 h
Total
112 h
 
Assessment methods:
The course is completed by written and practical examination. It is required at lest 50 % of success.
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
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.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Track VSP Public Administration, full-time form, initial period WS 2013/2014
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
SS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017, SS 2015/2016, SS 2014/2015 (and older)
Teaching place:
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Last modification made by Bc. Vít Karber on 02/03/2014.

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