544-0081/02 – Geodetic Networks (GS )

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geodesy and Mine SurveyingCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Jan Kostelecký, DrSc.Subject version guarantorIng. Jitka Mučková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1999/2000Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesMaster
Instruction secured by
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MUC40 Ing. Jitka Mučková, Ph.D.
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Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The subject extends knowledge of subjects as geodesy, mapping etc.

Teaching methods

Terrain work


The subject expands knowledge of Geodesy in field of measuring and data processing in geodetical positional and levelling nets.

Compulsory literature:

Kostelecký J.: Přednášky „Geodetické sítě“ ve formě „ppt“ Kabeláč J., Kostelecký J.: Geodetická astronomie 10, Nakladatelství ČVUT Praha, 2001 Cimbálník, M., Zeman, A., Kostelecký, J.: Základy vyšší a fyzikální geodézie, ČVUT, Praha 2008 Vaníček P., Krakiwski E. J : Geodesy, The Concepts, Elsevier, 1986

Recommended literature:

Vykutil,J.: Vyšší geodézie, Kartografie Praha 1982 Burša, M., Kostelecký, J.: Space Geodesy and Space Geodynamics, Praha 1999 Leick,A.: GPS, Satellite Surveying, John Wiley and sons, INC., 1994 Hofmann-Wellenhof, B., Lichtenegger, H., Wasle, E.: GNSS – Global Navigation Satellite Systems, Springer Verlag, 2008.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Follow-up tasks processed in the exercise.


Other requirements


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures : 1.Arrangement of geodetic nets. Position geodetic nets - method of construction of trigonometric nets, project of net, reconnaissance of line of sight, marking of points, protection and revision of points, signalling of points. Basic trigonometry net and valid reference coordinate systems in Czech Republic - JTSK, S-42, WGS 84, ETRS. Optimization of geodetic nets. 2.High and gravimetric nets, levelling nets, present situation of Czech Public Levelling Net, high coordinate system in Czech Republic 3.Measurement of angles in nets, theodolites and their classification, their errors and errors in process of measurement of angles, 4.Electronic theodolites, principles of automatic registration of angles, influence of physical conditions on measurement of angles, measurement of horizontal angles, determination of centring changes, method of measurement angles, transformation of measurement angles to reference plane, measurement of vertical angles 5.Measurement of hights, barometric, hydrostatic, geometric levelling, instruments and tools,instrument and levelling rod errors, accidental and systematic errors in levveling measurement, levelling methods and their accuracy, trigonometric method of measurement of hight and accuracy 6.Technology GNSS in geodetic nets, static and rapid static method, 3-D nets 7.Determination of position of points and analysis of results, intersection from directions, angles, lengths; resection, traverse, adjustment of them 8.Adjustment of position net (directions,lengths, combination) 9. Local nets and their adjustment 10. Adjustment of high nets 11. Organization of measurement, security Excercises : 1.Measurement angles in sets, (instrument Theo 010 fy Zeiss) 2.Adjustment and accuracy 3.Measurement angles in sets, (Instrument TC 1202 fy Leica) 4.Adjustment and accuracy 5.Desription and rectification of levelling instrument DNA03 6.Measurement of levelling line by levelling instrument DNA03, precise accuracy 7.Description of GNSS aparatures and measurement used rapid static method 8.Post processing in PC 9.CZEPOS, service of CZEPOS, GNSS-RTK

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 33 (33) 0
                Project Project 33  0
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 0
                Written examination Written examination 33  0
                Oral Oral examination 34  0
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2005/2006 (M3646) Geodézie a kartografie (3646T007) Geodesy Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (M3646) Geodézie a kartografie (3646T007) Geodesy Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (M3646) Geodézie a kartografie (3646T007) Geodesy Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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