CARTOGRAPHY

Course Information
TitleΧΑΡΤΟΓΡΑΦΙΑ / CARTOGRAPHY
CodeEC.ENB.5.16
FacultySciences
SchoolBiology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorAntonios Mazaris
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40001669

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīma Viologías (2017-sīmera)

Registered students: 21
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Moriakī Viología, Genetikī kai ViotechnologíaElective Courses534
Perivallontikī ViologíaElective Courses534
GenikīElective Courses534

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600167903
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
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 (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge: Understanding of the concepts of spatial analysis and Landscape Ecology and specific design methods. Construction of thematic maps with integration of biological, ecological and other information Skills: Handling of special GIS software and utilization for creating thematic maps as an instrument of information transmission and for the presentation of papers and reports
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Design and manage projects
Course Content (Syllabus)
Theory: 1. Introduction to Landscape Ecology. 2. Landscape metrics., 3. Basic cartographic concepts 4. Cartographic projections 5. Thematic maps 6. Analysis of Mapping data 7. Cartographic methods 8. Geographic Information Systems, 9. Mapping flora and vegetation, 10. ecological connectivity, 11. Systematic conservation planning, 12. Projection in time and space, 13. Climate change and range shifts Laboratory exercises: 1. Digitization of maps, 2. Introduction of environmental data, 3. Principles of stereoscopic observation 4. Layers 5. Raster type 6. Vector type 7. Assessment of landscape metriks 8. Thematic mapping
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • 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
Lectures301.2
Laboratory Work210.8
Reading Assigment361.4
Written assigments100.4
Exams30.1
Total1004
Student Assessment
Description
Written examination, project
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1.Δημόπουλος Π. (2008) ΟΙΚΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΧΑΡΤΟΓΡΑΦΗΣΗ. ΚΑΤΑΓΡΑΜΜΑ, KIATO 2. Johnston C. (2005). ΣΥΣΤΗΜΑΤΑ ΓΕΩΓΡΑΦΙΚΩΝ ΠΛΗΡΟΦΟΡΙΩΝ ΣΤΗΝ ΟΙΚΟΛΟΓΙΑ (Μετάφραση Ι.Ν.Βογιατζάκης - Α. Μαλούνης). ΙΩΝ, ΑΘΗΝΑ
Last Update
19-01-2021