548-0068/01 – Thematic Cartography (TK)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of GeoinformaticsCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Tomáš Peňáz, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Tomáš Peňáz, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year2Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1999/2000Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
IVA026 doc. Ing. Igor Ivan, Ph.D.
PEN63 Ing. Tomáš Peňáz, Ph.D.
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

Basic terms of thematic cartography. Thematic cartography, thematic map. Thematic map elements, map composition. Using colours in thematic maps. Qualitative and quantitative methods of thematic cartography. Thematic maps of the Czech republic overview. Digital cartography and thematic maps in WWW environment. Digital cartography - spatial data visualization. Laboratory exposure to techniques of computer mapping in thematic cartography.

Teaching methods

Lectures
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Project work

Summary

Introduction to thematic cartography, kinds of map, topographic cartography, thematic map, thematic mapping, uses of thematic map. Fundamentals of mathematical cartography. Content of thematic map and map composition. Language of map, cartography semiology, map legend, legend design. Descriptive statistics, statistic data classification. Principles of using colours in thematic maps. Qualitative methods of thematic mapping. Quantitative methods of thematic mapping. Thematic map lettering. Classification of thematic map. State maps and thematic state maps of the Czech Republic. Digital cartography, spatial data visualization. Electronic publishing of maps and atlases. Cartographical possibilities of GeoWeb technology.

Compulsory literature:

- Dent, B. D.; Torguson, J. S.; Hodler, T. W.: Cartography Thematic Map Design. WCB/McGraw-Hill, 6th ed., Dubuque, 2009, ISBN 978-0-07-294382-5. - Peterson, G. N.: GIS Cartography A Guide to Effective Map Design. CRC Press. ISBN 13: 978-1-4200-8213-5. On-line https://uqu.edu.sa/files2/tiny_mce/plugins/filemanager/files/4260086/6/11/12/13/GIS%20Cartography.pdf

Recommended literature:

- Brewer, C.A.; Suchan, T.A.: Mapping Census 2000: The Geography of U.S. Diversity. http://www.census.gov/population/cen2000/atlas/censr01-1.pdf - Campbell, J.: Map Use and Analysis. 2nd ed., WCB, Dubuque, 1993, ISBN 0-697-13579-9 - Slocum, T.A.: Thematic Cartography and Visualization. Prentice Hall: New Jersey, 1993.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Samostatné programy Úkoly na cvičení Písemky

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:

- Introduction to thematic cartography, kinds of map, topographic cartography, thematic map, thematic mapping, uses of thematic map. - Fundamentals of mathematical cartography. - Content of thematic map and map composition. - Language of map, cartography semiology, map legend, legend design. - Descriptive statistics, statistic data classification. - Principles of using colours in thematic maps. - Qualitative methods of thematic mapping. - Quantitative methods of thematic mapping. - Thematic map lettering. - Classification of thematic map. State maps and thematic state maps of Czech Republic. - Digital cartography, spatial data visualization. - Electronic publishing of maps and atlases. Cartographical possibilities of GeoWeb technology.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2008/2009 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 11  0
                Written exam Written test 10  0
                Other task type Other task type 12  0
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 0
                Written examination Written examination 40  0
                Oral Oral examination 27  0
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