548-0064/04 – GIS in Regional Analysis (GISRA)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of GeoinformaticsCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Igor Ivan, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Horák, Dr.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2008/2009Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master, Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HOR10 doc. Ing. Jiří Horák, Dr.
INS002 Mgr. Tomáš Inspektor, Ph.D.
IVA026 doc. Ing. Igor Ivan, Ph.D.
JUR02 Ing. Lucie Orlíková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 2+3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the subject is to give information students about principles of geographical information systems and their application in regional analysis. Students should be able to propose and practically realise basic tasks needed in the frame of regional analysis, to prepare adequate outputs and to interpret obtain results.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

GIS. History of GIS. Spatial data. Geo-features and its description. GIS structure. Data models and data structures applied in GIS. Data input. Sources of socio-economical data. Data processing. Data visualisation. Cartography principles. Review of SW for GIS. Application of GIS. Other GIT – RS, GPS, mobile GIT.

Compulsory literature:

LONGLEY, P.A., GOODCHILD, M., MAGUIRE D.J., RHIND, D.W.: Geographic Information Systems and Science, Wiley, 2010, 560p.

Recommended literature:

SMITH, M.J., GOODCHILD, M.F., LONGLEY, P.A.: Geospatial Analysis. A comprehensive Guide to Principles, Techniques and Software Tools. Matador, 2011. 550 s. Burrough P., McDonnell A.: Principles of Geographical Information Systems. Oxford University Press 1998, 333 stran.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

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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 Credit 85 (85) 0
        Project Project 44  0
        Written exam Written test 30  0
        Other task type Other task type 11  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2010/2011 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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