Course detail

Applied geoinformatics

FAST-NEB048Acad. year: 2020/2021

Content of the subject will be deepening of data sources and data formats, creation and analysis of digital terrain model, spatial interpolation and general basics of GIS analysis over vector and raster data. At the end of the course the student will be able to understand and explain the essence of basic methods of geoinformatics, to use individual methods and to provide rational justification of the conditions of their practical use.


Institute of Geodesy (GED)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Not applicable.


Geographic information systems, Cartography


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Geographic dimension modelling in geoinformatics
2. Map services
3. Exploratory spatial data analysis (EDA, ESDA)
4. Geoprocessing: query builder, overaly, DMT analysis
5. Geoprocessing: network analysis
6. Spatial distribution of points, lines and polygons
7. Creating continuous surfaces
8. Kriging
9. Cartographic modelling
10. Spatial decision making


Not applicable.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme NPC-GK Master's, 2. year of study, summer semester, 7 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


39 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer