SB221B_Cartography II

SB221B_Cartography II - Developements and trends in...

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SYLLABUS Department of Technology and Built Environment Cartography II 7.5 credits Set by Board of Technology and Built Environment Date 2007-09-26 Valid from 2007-08-27 Course Name Cartography II Depth of study B Level Grundnivå Course code SB221B Higher education credits 7.5 credits Subject Area Geomatik Education Area Tekniska området Learning Outcomes Upon completion of the course the student should be able to: - have good knowledge about map design - have knowledge about and experience in various geovisualisation techniques - have good knowledge about different types of thematic maps - be able to apply different classification methods - have knowledge about trends in cartography Content Data processing Thematic maps Geovisualisation techniques as web cartography and mobile devices Graphical variables, symbols, colours and text
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Unformatted text preview: Developements and trends in cartography Moment Teaching Lectures, practicals and own studies Prerequisites Basic cartography and Geographic information technology 1 or equivalent Examination 0010 Written exam 4.5 hp 0020 Practicals 3 hp To pass the course the written exam and all practicals needs to receive a passing grade. Grade A, B, C, D, E, Fx, F Notification Certificate of the course is only awarded after completed and approved course and only upon the student's request. Environmental Classification Content with environment/sustainable development is not relevant to this course. Course Literature Kraak, M.J and Ormeling, F. (Latest edition). Cartography: Visualisation of geospatial data Harlow, England: Pearson Education Limited...
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