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School of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Now offering two distinct diplomas: Chemical Engineering and Environmental Engineering

Geographical Information Systems

Course Information:

Course ID:ENVE 224
Type of course:Required course
Semester:Spring
Credits:3
ΕCTS:6
Teaching Hours:Th=1, E=0, L=3

Instructor: Assistant Professor A. Tsouchlaraki (Faculty Member - EnvEng)

Textbooks (Eudoxus):

  • Book [50660737]: ΜΑΘΑΙΝΟΝΤΑΣ ΤΑ GIS ΣΤΗΝ ΠΡΑΞΗ, ΤΣΟΥΧΛΑΡΑΚΗ ΑΝΔΡΟΝΙΚΗ, ΑΧΙΛΛΕΩΣ ΓΕΩΡΓΙΟΣ 
  • Book [13894]: ΣΥΣΤΗΜΑΤΑ ΚΑΙ ΕΠΙΣΤΗΜΗ ΓΕΩΓΡΑΦΙΚΩΝ ΠΛΗΡΟΦΟΡΙΩΝ (GIS), PAUL A. LONGLEY, MICHAEL F. GOODCHILD, DAVID J. MAGUIRE, DAVID W. RHIND

Recommended reading:

  • «Γεωγραφικά Συστήματα Πληροφοριών Γης-Κτηματολογίου», Γ. Μανιάτης

Eclass:

  •  Registration not required

Course contents:

  • Introduction to GIS.
  • Collection - digitalization - data storage.
  • Models and spatial data structures.
  • Basic editing digital geographic data and analysis.
  • Mapping data.
  • Applications of GIS.

Laboratory exercises:

  • Nine laboratory exercises- individual reports: 70% of the Lab grade
  • Final written Lab exam: 30% of the Lab grade

Assessment and grading method:

  • Lab work, 30% of the grade
  • Problem sets, 20% of the grade
  • Final closed-book written exam, 50% of the grade

Last modification: 31-08-2018