Course Details

Information systems and digital cartography

DEB065 course is part of 4 study plans

Ph.D. full-t. program DPC-GK compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKC-GK compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPA-GK compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKA-GK compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Introduction. definition of information system (IS), basic concepts. Anthony's paradigm, IS history, IS types. Theory of information, data, information, knowledge, evidence, wisdom. IS with territorial link, IS relation and GIS. IS lifecycle, IS design methods (structured and object design), UML diagrams. Security IS, motivation, basic concepts, methods, cryptographic algorithms, electronic signature, GDPR. Transactional and analytical systems (OLTP, OLAP). Data warehouses and data markets. Issues of ITSM (Information Technology System Management). Social aspects of IS. The notion of globalization, information and knowledge society. Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP). Application of IS in state administration. ISKN, e-Government (system of 4 basic registers), GeoInfoStrategie. GIS Analytical Tools, the issue of creating a digital cartographic work. Cartographic modeling in vector data model environments. Cartographic modeling methods in raster data model environment. Classification of spatial data. Optimization tasks in GIS environment, network analysis and optimal localization tasks.

Course Guarantor

doc. Ing. Dalibor Bartoněk, CSc.

Institute

Institute of Geodesy

Learning outcomes

Basic knowledge of information systems (IS), their design, security, importance in globalization and social aspects of the IS. Application of IS in state administration and in enterprises. To get skills with basic analytical tools in GIS, to acquire methods of classification of spatial data, work with vector and raster data for use in cartography. Understand basic optimization methods for creating of cartographic outputs.

Prerequisites

Basic of informatics, applied mathematics, basic databases, knowledge of map projections.

Corequisites

Student obtaion parallel knowldge in subjects: Cartography I., Cartography II., GIS II.

Planned educational activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Forms and criteria of assessment

Oral examination

Specification of controlled instruction, the form of instruction, and the form of compensation of the absences

Vymezení kontrolované výuky a způsob jejího provádění stanoví každoročně aktualizovaná vyhláška garanta předmětu.

Lecture

3 hours/week, 13 weeks, elective

Syllabus of lectures

I. Information systems
1. Introduction. definition of information system (IS), basic concepts. Anthony's paradigm, IS history, IS types.
2. Theory of information, data, information, knowledge, evidence, wisdom. IS with territorial link, IS relation and GIS.
3. IS lifecycle, IS design methods (structured and object design), UML diagrams.
4. Security IS, motivation, basic concepts, methods, cryptographic algorithms, electronic signature, GDPR.
5. Transactional and analytical systems (OLTP, OLAP). Data warehouses and data markets. Issues of ITSM (Information Technology System Management).
6. Social aspects of IS. The notion of globalization, information and knowledge society.
7. Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP). Application of IS in state administration. ISKN, e-Government (system of 4 basic registers), GeoInfoStrategie.

II. Digital Cartography and GIS
8. GIS Analytical Tools, the issue of creating a digital cartographic work.
9. Cartographic modeling in vector data model environments.
10. Cartographic modeling methods in raster data model environment.
11. Classification of spatial data.
12. Optimization tasks in GIS environment, network analysis and optimal localization tasks.