L2-1 DIGITAL CARTOGRAPHY

Course Information
TitleΨΗΦΙΑΚΗ ΧΑΡΤΟΓΡΑΦΙΑ / L2-1 DIGITAL CARTOGRAPHY
CodeΕ2-1
FacultyEngineering
SchoolSchool of Spatial Planning and Development
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorNikolaos Karanikolas
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20002263

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Mīchanikṓn CΗōrotaxías kai Anáptyxīs (2020-sīmera)

Registered students: 169
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course215

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
600161752
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • Skills Development
Course Category
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
The acquisition of theoretical and practical knowledge in Digital Cartography.
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 an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
Course Content (Syllabus)
Purpose and basic concepts of science of cartography. Historical development of the science of cartography until today. The concept of scale in Cartography. The cartographic generalization. The "math" of cartography from the Earth to the Map. The cartographic projections. Systems and coordinate conversions. The concept and process of Cartographic recognition. The data of Cartography. The mapping process. Map grades and sources of digital cartographic data. Management of digital cartographic data. Vector and raster models. Cartographic Digitization. Digital terrain models. Representation techniques of cartographic data. The digital cartographic background. The Cartographic Production.
Keywords
cartography, ΑrcMap, ArcGis
Educational Material Types
  • 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
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures12
Tutorial22
Interactive Teaching in Information Center40
Total74
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
- Γενική χαρτογραφία και εισαγωγή στη θεματική χαρτογραφία, Λιβιεράτος Ευάγγελος Λεπτομέρειες - Αυτοματοποιημένη χαρτογραφία, Παρασχάκης Ιωάννης, Παπαδοπούλου Μαρία, Πατιάς Πέτρος Λεπτομέρειες
Last Update
18-11-2020