Course: Remote Sensing in Geography

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Course title Remote Sensing in Geography
Course code KGG/DPZG
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Vysoudil Miroslav, doc. RNDr. CSc.
Course content
Subject deals particularly with possibilities of contemporary remote sensing for study of individual components of landscape sphere and topical environmental problems.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
  • Homework for Teaching - 20 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Seminars are aimed at use of methods and results of remote sensing in geographic disciplines and in study of environment.
Apply methods and results of remote sensing in geographical research.
Knowledge within the scope of compulsory subjects that precede this subject in the study plan.

Assessment methods and criteria
Seminar Work

seminar work, presentation
Recommended literature
  • Dobrovolný, P. (1998). Dálkový průzkum Země : digitální zpracování obrazu. Brno: PřF MU.
  • Jensen, J. R. (2000). Remote Sensing of the Environment : An Earth Resource Perspective. Upper Saddle River: Prentice-Hall.
  • Lillesand, T. M., Kiefer, R. W. (2000). Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation. New York: John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Ecology and Environmental Protection (1) Ecology and environmental protection 3 Summer
Faculty of Science Teaching Training in Geography for Secondary Schools (2015) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Science Geography (1) Geography courses - Summer