548-0126/01 – Geographic Information Systems in Safety Engineering (GISBI)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of GeoinformaticsCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Pavel Kukuliač, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Pavel Kukuliač, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KUK064 Ing. Pavel Kukuliač, Ph.D.
RAP30 doc. Ing. Petr Rapant, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 6+6

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The course is aimed at gaining an overview of the use of GIS applications in security engineering in modelling selected real-world problems. The graduate is able to use the acquired theoretical knowledge when designing the GIS applications in practical operations of crisis management or in other areas of safety engineering.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

The course is aimed at gaining an overview of the use of GIS applications in security engineering in modelling selected real-world problems. The graduate is able to use the acquired theoretical knowledge when designing the GIS applications in practical operations of crisis management or in other areas of safety engineering.

Compulsory literature:

Bolstad, P.: GIS Fundamentals: A First Text on Geographic Information Systems, 4th edition, Eider Press; 4th ed., 2012, ISBN-13: 978-0971764736. TOMASZEWSKI, Brian. Geographic information systems (GIS) for disaster management. Boca Raton: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, 2015. ISBN 978-1-4822-1168-9.

Recommended literature:

BRUGNOT, Gérard, ed. Spatial management of risks. London: ISTE ; Hoboken, 2008. ISBN 978-1-84821-046-2. Kaplan, Elliott, D.: Understanding GPS: Principles and Applications, Second Edition, Artech House Publishers; 2nd edition, 2005, pages 726, ISBN-10: 1580538940

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Students' knowledge acquisition is continuously verified during lessons. Students work on individual projects within which they demonstrate the acquired knowledge. At the end of the semester, students present and defend their projects. Students' knowledge is tested by a written and oral exam at the end of the semester.

E-learning

Other requirements

Only standard requirements.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction to GIS 2. Use of GIS for solving spatial analytical tasks. 3. Network analysis. Resource allocation and path search. 4. Planning the location of IRS stations and intervention areas. 5. Modeling and visualization of floods. 6. Modeling of hazardous substances propagation in the atmosphere. 7. Information support of dispatching workplaces of IRS units. 8. Role of GIS in emergency call centers and operational management of Integrated Rescue System. 9. Application of GIS to support interventions of IRS units. 10. Specific applications of GIS for the work of security forces (search, prediction of crime,…). 11. Use of global navigation and positioning systems for data collection and navigation. 12. Application of mobile GIS technologies. 13. Satellite imagery and systems for rapid response by satellite imaging in emergency and crisis situations. 14. Use of GIS for the work of crisis staffs of public administration, enterprises

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter 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 (67) 18
                Written part of exam Written test 52  18
                Oral part of exam Oral examination 15  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Lectures are optional. Participation in seminars at least 80%.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2022/2023 (N1032A020006) Physical security engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2022/2023 (N1032A020006) Physical security engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2022/2023 (N1022A020002) Safety Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2022/2023 (N1022A020002) Safety Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (N1022A020002) Safety Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (N1022A020002) Safety Engineering K Czech Lázně Bohdaneč 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (N1022A020002) Safety Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (N1022A020002) Safety Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (N1022A020002) Safety Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (N1022A020002) Safety Engineering K Czech Lázně Bohdaneč 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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