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Course syllabus B1-DZE - History of Surveying (FCE - WS 2016/2017)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Civil Engineering
Course unit code: B1-DZE
Course unit title: History of Surveying
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 3
Recommended semester/trimester: Geodesy and Cartography - bachelor (compulsory), 1. semester
Level of study: -- item not defined --
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Seminar thesis - test
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The aim of the course is to clarify the history of the development of surveying activities and resources from their conception to the present day, following the development of engineering so that students can understand their meaning and significance, not only for professional activities, but also to the understand human history, civilization and culture.
Course contents:
•History of surveying as a scientific and educational discipline.
•Establishment and development of surveying, map creation, navigation and orientation in space.
•Surveying practices and equipments, ideas about the shape of the Earth, definition of a meter.
•Development of modern surveying, geodesy, cartography, cadastre.
•Humanization of surveying and engineering, their consolidation as an important expression of unity of nature and society and the expression of cultural sophistication. Significant figures in the history of surveying
Recommended or required reading:
HÁNEK, P. : 250 století zeměměřictví. Data z dějin oboru. Klaudian Praha, spol.s r.o., 2000.
KOLEKTÍV AUTOROV : Geodetické základy. Historický prehľad. Slovenská spoločnosť geodetov a kartografov, GKÚ Bratislava, Bratislava, 2006.
KOLEKTÍV AUTOROV : Historické mapy. In.: Zborník z vedeckej konferencie. Kartografická spoločnosť SR a Geografický ústav SA, Bratislava, 2005.
KOLEKTÍV AUTOROV : Kataster. Historický prehľad. Slovenská spoločnosť geodetov a kartografov, Bratislava, 2006.
KOLEKTÍV AUTOROV : Mapovanie. Historický prehľad. Slovenská spoločnosť geodetov a kartografov, Bratislava, 2007.
KOLEKTÍV AUTOROV : 240 rokov vysokého technického školstva na Slovensku. In.: Zborník z vedeckej konferencie. Sekcia 4. Kartografia – Geodézia - Vodné hospodárstvo. Katedra mapovania a pozemkových úprav SvF STU Bratislava, 2002.
MAREK, J. : Po stopách Vojenského zemepisného ústavu na Slovensku. Slovenská spoločnosť geodetov a kartografov, Bratislava, 2011.

Language of instruction: slovak
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 199

3,5 %24,6 %48,2 %20,1 %3,6 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Marek Fraštia, PhD. (lecturer) - slovak
Ing. Ján Ježko, PhD. (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak
Last modification: 9. 6. 2017
Supervisor: Ing. Ján Ježko, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Andrea Bujdáková on 06/09/2017.

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