MAP DESIGN AND PRODUCTION

Course Information
TitleΧΑΡΤΟΓΡΑΦΙΚΗ ΣΥΝΘΕΣΗ ΚΑΙ ΠΑΡΑΓΩΓΗ / MAP DESIGN AND PRODUCTION
CodeΒ37
FacultyEngineering
SchoolRural and Surveying Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorAngeliki Tsorlini
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000930

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Rural and Surveing Engineering

Registered students: 42
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Geodesy and SurveyingElective Courses846
Cadastre, Photogrammetry and CartographyCompulsory Courses846
Transportation and Hydraulic EngineeringElective Courses846

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours6
Class ID
600153336
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • Β12 THEMATIC CARTOGRAPHY
  • Β28 INTRODUCTORY CARTOGRAPHY
Learning Outcomes
Understanding of basic principles, methods and problems of cartographic process and their application for the digital preparation of cartographic products , originals or derivatives ready for printing in many copies
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
Course Content (Syllabus)
Cartographic perception. Physical structure of the graphic image. Cartographic Data Bases. Automatization of map compilation and production. Principles, problems and optimization of cartographic composition. Selection, evaluation, data preprocessing. sheet composition and graphic symbolization. Paper size standardization. Color and color options. Relief issues. Toponymy and writing rules. Communication features of cartographic composition. Materials and systems of design, production and reproduction. Processes and organization of production, essays, tests, corrections. reproduction technology and map folding. Updates and revisions. Cartographic documentation and archiving.
Keywords
Automatization, reproduction, evaluation, data, documentation and archiving
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Interactive excersises
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
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities
Total
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Χ. Μπούτουρα, Σχεδιασμός Σύνταξη και Παραγωγή Χάρτη
Last Update
21-08-2020