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Course syllabus I1-WTGIS - Web Technologies in GIS (FCE - WS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Civil Engineering
Course unit code: I1-WTGIS
Course unit title: Web Technologies in GIS
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 3
Recommended semester/trimester: Geodesy and Cartography - master (semi-compulsory), 3. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Passing of test during semester, correct processing of all reports.
Passing the exam with min. 56% criterion of success.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
To obtain knowledge of web-based technologies for processing and providing spatial information. To acquire practical experience in the use of web services and web portals. To understand the principles of mobile technology in processing and use of spatial data. To know the procedures and methods of spatial data publication on the web and understand the principles of the use of standard specifications of web technologies.
Course contents:
Web technologies to support the providing of spatial information.
Standard specifications (developed by World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)) and standard exchange format for storing and transfer of data in a web environment.
Open data in the web environment.
Basic principles of the semantic web.
Web services and portals focused on the providing of spatial data.
Mobile technologies and their potential for collection and use of spatial data.
Recommended or required reading:
CIBULKA, D. -- HEFTY, J. Uplatnenie webových služieb pri sprístupňovaní a spracovaní geodát: Dizertačná práca. Dissertation thesis. Bratislava : SvF STU, 2012. 111 p.
PENG, Z. -- TSOU, M. Internet GIS: Distributed geographic information services for the internet and wireless networks. Hoboken : Wiley&Sons, 2003. ISBN 0-471-35923-8.
LI, K. -- VANGENOT, C. Web and Wireless Geographical Information Systems: Proceedings.5th International Workshop ,W2GIS 2005/Lausanne,Switzerland,December 2005. Berlin : Springer Verlag, 2005. ISBN 3-540-30848-2.
XIONG, H. -- SHEAKER, S. Encyklopedia of GIS. New York: Springer, 2008. 1370 p.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 39

12,8 %56,4 %15,4 %15,4 %0 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Renata Ďuračiová, PhD. (person responsible for course)
Ing. Jana Faixová Chalachanová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - slovak, english
Ing. Filip Pružinec (instructor)
Last modification: 15. 3. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Renata Ďuračiová, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Peter Korčák on 03/15/2019.

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