544-0172/01 – Cartographic creation and reproduction (KTR)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geodesy and Mine SurveyingCredits5
Subject guarantorRNDr. Ladislav Plánka, CSc.Subject version guarantorRNDr. Ladislav Plánka, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2020/2021Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
JAD023 Ing. Petr Jadviščok, Ph.D.
PLA0093 RNDr. Ladislav Plánka, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 28+28
Part-time Credit and Examination 18+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The student will acquire basic theoretical knowledge of cartographic creation and production of analogue and digital cartographic works on the background of contemporary printing and typographic technologies. He / she will gain a basic overview of standardization in cartographic informatics, legislation in cartographic creation and production, including of copyright to cartographic works. He / she will get acquainted with selected national and world digital cartographic works and data funds and with the EU INSPIRE initiative. By using digital technology can he /she create topographic or thematic maps compilation manuscript.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

History and present of analog and digital printing techniques. Editing and designing of analogue and digital cartographic works, methods of creating of map compilation manuscripts and basic technological procedures of their publishing. Legislation in cartographic creation and production. Copyright of cartographic works. An important part is orientation in national and world digital cartographic works and data funds, including the EU INSPIRE initiative.

Compulsory literature:

KRAAK, Menno-Jan, ORMELING, Ferjan: Cartography: Visualisation of Geospatial Data. Harlow: Pearson Education, 2003

Recommended literature:

SLOCUM, Terry A, McMASTER, Robert B., KESSLER, Fritz C., HOWARD, Hugh H.: Thematic Cartography and Geovisualization. 3. vyd., New Jersey, Pearson Education, 2008, 576 s.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Active participation in seminars and fulfillment of given topics. Oral exam.

E-learning

Other requirements

Active participation in seminars and fulfillment of given topics. Oral exam.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Editorial work and design in the creation and production of cartographic works. 2. Creation of map compilation manuscripts of planar and spatial cartographic works. 3. Copying procedures. 4. Types of printing, offset printing technology. 5. Color theory, their use in cartography. 6. Processing of tone and text templates for printing. 7. Digital technology of cartographic production and technology of digital map printing. 8. Post-print work, bookbinding of maps and atlases. 9. Hardware and software for cartographic creation and cartographic production. 10. INSPIRE (SDI). 11. Standardization in cartographic informatics. 12. National and world digital cartographic works and data funds. 13. Archiving and evaluation of cartographic works. 14. Legislation in cartographic creation and production, copyright to cartographic works.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2020/2021 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67  34
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: 75 %

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