Learning outcomes of the course unit
Conceptual foundations and basic operational skills with GIS software; acquisition, maintainance and interchange of data bases; discussion of technical prescriptions and quality control in tenders for map production. Get practical experience with data acquisition and database population
Course contents summary
Cartography and digital Cartography. Data acquisition techniques for GIS and topographic Data Bases. DTMs. Orthophotos. Raster and vector data; topographic data bases. Geographic information systems. Remote sensing.
Federica Migliaccio. Sistemi informativi territoriali e cartografia. Maggioli Editore, 2008. ISBN, 883874128X.
Lectures and practical exercices with surveying instruments and GIS software
Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination and discussion of exercices