Photogrammetry - Geoinformation Systems

Course Information
TitleΦΩΤΟΓΡΑΜ.- ΓΕΩΠΛΗΡΟΦΟΡ. ΣΥΣΤΗΜΑΤΑ / Photogrammetry - Geoinformation Systems
SchoolCivil Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
Course ID20000129

Programme of Study: PPS TMĪMATOS POLITIKŌN MĪCΗANIKŌN (2018-2019)

Registered students: 43
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Division of Structural EngineeringElective Courses843
Division of Hydraulics and Environmental EngineeringElective Courses843
Division of Geotechnical EngineeringElective Courses843
Division of Transport and Project ManagementElective Courses843

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
1. ΤΓ0900Charalampos Georgiadis, Maria Lazaridou
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students in this class will understand and learn the basic principles of photogrammetry and geoinformation systems, with emphasis on organization subjects, range of applications, mathematical and geometrical principles, photogrammetric procedures (methods, equipment, products), applications with the use of software.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Design and manage projects
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction. Metric camera. Photographic image. Digital image. Stereoscopy. Computer vision. Photogrammetric takings, equipment, organization. Orientations: interior, exterior. Photogrammetric methods and instrumentation. Aerial triangulation. Photogrammetry and digital elevation models. Rectification, orthophotography. Terrestrial, close- range, satellite photogrammetry. Geoinformation Systems (GIS): Photogrammetry and GIS, data – data base formation, basic operations of GIS, equipment, GIS organization. Applications.
photogrammetry, geoinformation systems
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Teaching with power point presentations. Laboratory exercises in the Lab. computers with suitable software. Communication with email with students.
Course Organization
Laboratory Work130.5
Reading Assigment100.4
Student Assessment
Laboratory exercises Written or/and oral exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
  • Report (Formative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative)
Additional bibliography for study
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