548-0956/01 – Digital Cartography (DIKA)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of GeoinformaticsCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. RNDr. Vít Voženílek, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. RNDr. Vít Voženílek, CSc.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2021/2022Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
VOZ03 prof. RNDr. Vít Voženílek, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 20+0
Part-time Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the course is to deepen the knowledge of cartography students in a digital environment with a focus on the outputs of geospatial technologies.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations
Other activities

Summary

The course focuses on the creation and use of digital maps and other cartographic products (map servers, animated and multimedia maps, etc. Attention is given to advanced web technologies and user testing. Students are led to independently create digital maps in their dissertation research.

Compulsory literature:

Peterson, G.N. (2015): GIS Cartography: A Guide to Effective Map Design. CRC Press, 318 p. ISBN: 978-1420082135 Field, K. (2018). Cartography. A compendium of design thinking for mapmakers.Esri Press, 2018, 550 pp., ISBN 978 1 58948 439 9 Kraak, M.-J., Ormeling, F. (2020). Cartography: Visualization of Geospatial Data, 4. vydání, CRC Press, 261 s., ISBN 9781138613959 Slocum, T.A. et al. (2009). Thematic Cartography and Geovisualization. 3. vydání, Pearson, ISBN: 978-0-13-229834-6

Recommended literature:

Robinson, A.H., Morrison, J.L., Muehrcke, P., Kimerling, A.J., Guptil, S,C. (1995). Elements of Cartography. 6. vydání, New York, John Wiley & Sons, ISBN 978-0471555797 Buckley, A.R. et al. (2016): Map Use: Reading, Analysis, Interpretation. 8. vydání, Redlands, Esri, 664 s., ISBN 9781589484429 Krygier, J., Wood, D. (2011). Making maps: a visual guide to map design for GIS. 2. vydání, Guilford Publications, ISBN 978-1609181666 Brewer, C.A. (2015) Designing Better Maps: A Guide for GIS Users, 2. vydání, Redlands, Esri, 250 s., ISBN 9781589484405

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Účast na konzultacích, seminární práce, ústní zkouška.

E-learning

Other requirements

No additional requirements are imposed on the student.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Coordinate systems and their transformations Data for digital map compilation (formats, data sources, portals) Data analysis, choice of cartographic visualization methods Map use Cartographic semiology Cartographic tools in open source GIS Multimedia maps 3D in cartography Virtual reality

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2021/2022 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Examination Examination   3
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeBranch/spec.Spec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2023/2024 (P0532D330037) Geoinformatics K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2023/2024 (P0532D330037) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2022/2023 (P0532D330037) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2022/2023 (P0532D330037) Geoinformatics K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (P0532D330037) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (P0532D330037) Geoinformatics K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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