548-0058/08 – Geoinformation Technologies (GIT)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of GeoinformaticsCredits2
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Rapant, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Rapant, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year3Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation2016/2017
Intended for the facultiesFAST, USPIntended for study typesBachelor
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Combined Credit and Examination 6+6

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the subject is to teach students basics of geoinformatics and geoinformation technologies, use them to complete diffrenet tasks, to design adequit data models to portray real world.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Basic overview of common concepts of geoinformation technologies like geodata, features, object view, field view and process view of real world, data models, data gathering, etc. Attanetions is gaved to individual technologies like GIS, remote sensing, global navigation satellite systems, digital terrain models, etc.

Compulsory literature:

Longley, P.A., Goodchild M.F., Maguire D.J., Rhind D.W.: Geographical Information Systems and Science. Wiley, 2005. Bolstad, P.: GIS Fundamentals: A First Text on Geographic Information Systems, 4th edition, Eider Press; 4th ed., 2012, ISBN-13: 978-0971764736. Korte, G.: The GIS Book. OnWord Press; 5th ed., 2000, ISBN-13: 978-0766828209 El-Rabbany, E.: Introduction to GPS: The Global Positioning System. Artech House, Inc, 2002. 176 pages.

Recommended literature:

Introduction to GIS Using ArcGIS Desktop 10. University of Maryland Libraries, 2012. 47 p. on-line: http://www.lib.umd.edu/binaries/content/assets/public/gov-info-gis/research-and-instruction/introduction-to-gis-workbook.pdf ArcGIS for Desktop application and extension tutorials. on-line: http://desktop.arcgis.com/en/arcmap/10.3/main/get-started/arcgis-tutorials.htm Mohinder S. G., Lawrence R. W., Angus P. A.: Global Positioning Systems, Inertial Navigation, and Integration., John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2001, pages 382, Printed ISBN: 9780471350323 Inside GNSS - Digital Edition address: http://insidegnss.com/digimag

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Programs (homework) Lessons (perform tasks) Written exams

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

No additional requirements are imposed on the student.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

- Real World and its presentation. Earth Sciences. - Geoinformatics and geoinformation technologies. Definition of basic concepts. - History, Present and Future of Geoinformatics. - Space. Different concepts of space. - Positioning in space. - Time. Different concepts of time. Positioning in time. - Feature. The components to describe features. - Data models. Data modeling. Data structures. - Raster data model. The vector data model. - Getting geodata. Primary geodata. - Derived geodata. The quality of geodata. Metadata. - Geographic Information Systems. Remote Sensing. - Global navigation satellite systems. Digital terrain models. - Digital photogrammetry. Mobile geoinformation technology.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester, validity until: 2012/2013 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  17
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 18
                Písemka Written test 52  18
                Ústní Oral examination 15  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2013/2014 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
Subject block without study plan - FAST - P 2014/2015 Full-time Czech Optional FAST - Faculty of Civil Engineering stu. block