SURVEYING AND THEMATIC CHARTOGRAPHY

Course Information
TitleΤΟΠΟΓΡΑΦΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΘΕΜΑΤΙΚΗ ΧΑΡΤΟΓΡΑΦΙΑ / SURVEYING AND THEMATIC CHARTOGRAPHY
Code01TT10
FacultyEngineering
SchoolArchitecture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20002552

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Architecture

Registered students: 320
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course113

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600127886
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
The student at the end of the course is expected to understand spatial management by its topographic and cartographic dimension. Be familiar with the operation and use of basic surveying instruments, measuring methods and basic topographic calculations. Also, shall draw up a simple topographical chart and understand the use of maps.
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
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course comprises two modules, topography and thematic cartography. The first deals with reference systems, classical and modern surveying instruments, satellite positioning systems, methods of topographic surveying (ground surface, monuments and buildings) and mapping, as well as the implementation of urban planning and building layout. The second section generally deals with the basics of cartography and the introduction to thematic cartography.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Book
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
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Laboratory Work
Fieldwork
Tutorial
Total
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Last Update
13-12-2016