Study programme

Geodesy and Cartography

Academic Year 2024/25

Abbreviation: NPC-GK Code: N0532A260001 Type of study: Master's Language of instruction: Czech

Awarded degree: Ing.

Level of qualification: master's (second level)

Awarded qualification: Ing. in the field of "Geodesy and Cartography"

Form of studies

full-time study

Specific admission requirements

Admission of applicants for a follow-up Master's degree program at the Faculty of Civil Engineering is governed by the Higher Education Act, the BUT Statute, the BUT Faculty Statute and the relevant Dean's Directives at the Faculty of Civil Engineering. The Dean's Directive specifies in detail: - the manner and time limit for the submission of applications for study, - the method of substantiating the required educational attainment by the Higher Education Act, - the form of the entrance examination (see below) specifying the subjects of the entrance examination, the extent of the minimum knowledge required and the method and criteria for evaluating the entrance examination and other factors relevant to admission to study, - rules governing the remission of the entrance examination, - the minimum level of fulfillment of the requirements necessary for admission to the study program, - binding dates, in particular the dates of the entrance examinations as well as substitute dates, or the date of the supplementary entrance examinations round, - deadlines for sending invitations to the entrance examination and deadlines for the candidate to inspect, in accordance with the Higher Education Act, his / her material relevant to the decision on admission to study, - the method of assessing the absence of excuses at the entrance examination; defining the possibility of taking the entrance examination in the alternative term, - the method of notifying candidates of the results obtained at the entrance examination, including the date of notification. - announcement of the results of the entrance examination, drawing up a waiting list, deciding whether or not to accept and enrolling admitted applicants for study. The entrance examination takes the form of a test of basic theoretical courses profiling base and courses profiling base specialization in the range of required knowledge for a graduate of the three-year bachelor study program Geodesy and Cartography at the Faculty of Civil Engineering BUT.

Access to further education

The graduates may continue in a doctoral study programme.

Course completion requirements

diploma thesis, final state examination

Organization and the rules for examination, assessment and grading

Program guarantor

Structure of courses

1st year / Winter Semester / compulsory courses

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NAA026 Mathematics 4 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NEA030 Engineering Geodesy 2 3 3 6 Cr,Ex
NEA031 Cartography 2 2 3 6 Cr,Ex
NEA032 Space Geodesy 1 2 2 5 Cr,Ex

1st year / Winter Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NVB060 Economy of Municipalities 2 2 Cr
NVB061 Construction Company Economy 2 2 Cr
NVB062 Law in Business Relations 2 2 Cr

1st year / Winter Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NUB019 Database Systems 1 2 4 Cr
NUB020 Modern Programming Techniques 1 2 4 Cr

1st year / Summer Semester / compulsory courses

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
BYA002 Intermediate Level English (exam) 2 Ex
NAA027 Numerical methods 2 2 Cr
NEA033 Underground Surveys 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NEA034 Cadastre 3 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NEA035 Space Geodesy 2 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NEA036 3D data collection and processing 3 3 GCr
NEA037 Theoretical geodesy 2 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NEA038 Field Training 4 120 4 GCr

1st year / Summer Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NEB039 Geomatics 2 1 3 Cr
NEB040 Metrology and Standardization 2 1 3 Cr

2nd year / Winter Semester / compulsory courses

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NEA041 Digital terrain model 1 2 4 Cr,Ex
NEA042 Geographical Information Systems 2 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NEA043 Complex Project 4 GCr
NEA044 Structural and Industrial Geodesy 1 2 2 5 Cr,Ex

2nd year / Winter Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NEB045 Surveying for BIM 1 2 4 Cr
NUB021 Modelling in 3D 1 2 4 Cr

2nd year / Winter Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 2 courses

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NFB021 Base of geotechnics 2 1 4 Cr,Ex
NNB017 Transportation Structures 2 1 4 Cr,Ex
NRB022 Water Structures 2 1 4 Cr,Ex

2nd year / Summer Semester / compulsory courses

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NEA046 Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NEA047-A Physical Geodesy 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NZA018 Legal Relations to Real Estates 2 3 Cr

2nd year / Summer Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NEB048 Applied geoinformatics 3 3 7 Cr,Ex
NEB049 Structural and Industrial Geodesy 2 3 3 7 Cr,Ex

2nd year / Summer Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NVB063 Economics 2 2 Cr
NVB064 Marketing 2 2 Cr
NVB065 Accounting 2 2 Cr

2nd year / Summer Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NZB012 Ethics in Business 2 2 Cr
NZB013 Presentation Skills 1 1 2 Cr
NZB014 Company Practice Psychology 2 2 Cr

2nd year / Summer Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 2 courses

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NEB050 Property Appraising 2 3 Cr
NEB051 Management of surveying company 2 3 Cr
NEB052 Speleological Mapping 2 3 Cr
NSB021 Ecological engineering 2 3 Cr