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Course title -
Course code KRRVS/FGISR
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 6
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Novák Václav, RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Introduction to GIS - available software tools to work with GIS. 2. Sources of Data for GIS - data layers, basic elements of the map. 3. Selection tools, saving and creating custom data layers, editing data layers. 4. Preparing own data before importing them into GIS, linking data with data layers in GIS. 5. Creation of cartograms and cartodiagrams. 6. Creation of map legend, map scale, editing map labels. 7. Export map layouts to various data formats, printing of maps. 8. Information systems, management informatics. 9. Basic concepts of information theory, information systems, characteristics, design, operation and maintenance. 10. Database. 11. Data warehouses - building and ways of working. 12. Data mining from databases. 13. Backing up and archiving data in the IS. IS security and cybercrime.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified
  • unspecified - 16 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
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  • unspecified - 52 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 36 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course is aimed at improving and expanding ICT knowledge of students. Work with geographic information systems is aimed at creating map layouts in the form of cartograms and cartodiagrams.
Creating of own original map outputs in GIS, orientation and active work in large databases.

Assessment methods and criteria
Creating of own map output using available public data sources.
Recommended literature
  • Geografické informační systémy [online]. ARCDATA PRAHA, s.r.o. [vid. 10.1.2014]. Dostupné z: http://old. arcdata. cz/software/esri/arcgis/desktop/aplikace/arccatalog..
  • MITÁŠOVÁ, Helena, NETELER, Markus. Open Source software and GIS. New York: Springer US, 2008. ISBN 978-0-387-35767-6..
  • SODOMKA, Petr, KLČOVÁ, Hana. Informační systémy. 2. vydání. Brno: Computer Press, 2010. ISBN 978-80-251-2878-7..
  • TOUŠEK, Václav a kol. Vysočina - Tematický atlas. Jihlava: kraj Vysočina, 2008. ISBN 978-80-254-2080-5..
  • TOUŠEK, Václav, TONEV, Petr. Hospodářská mapa ČR - průmysl. Vyškov: STIEFEL EUROCART, s.r.o., 2003..
  • VOŘÍŠEK, Jiří a kol. Principy a modely řízení podnikové informatiky. Praha: Oeconomia, 2008. ISBN 978-80-245-1440-6..
  • VYSTOUPIL, Jiří a kol. Atlas cestovního ruchu České republiky. Praha: Ministerstvo pro místní rozvoj, 2006. ISBN 80-239-7256-1..

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Social and Economic Studies Regional Development and Public Administration (A) Economy 3 Winter