Course: CAD

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Course title CAD
Course code KGI/CADX
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Exercise
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Dobešová Zdena, doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
The course focuses on mastering the fundamentals of working with selected product CAD, especially with digital drawing techniques and modern approaches to CAD data in GIS. Students will become familiar with Autodesk Map 3D. Emphasis is put on all the available GIS operations. Experience of working are gradually generalized. 1. Creating and updating data 2. Connecting and querying data 3. Descriptive and attribute data, import and export data in GML 4. Storing data in external databases 5. Creating topology, network analysis 6. Overlay analysis 7. Visualization and data management, creation of thematic maps 8. Hypsometry analysis, slope, orientation, water 9. Data Flow Diagrams 10. Making printouts

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training)
  • Homework for Teaching - 14 hours per semester
  • Preparation for the Exam - 25 hours per semester
  • Attendace - 52 hours per semester
Learning outcomes

Define the main ideas and conceptions of the subject, describe the main approaches of the studied topics in the area of processing spatial data for geography, recall the theoretical knowledge for solution of model problems.
Knowledge of methods of geometric presentation of real-world objects with digital data.

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam

Student has to prove the knowledge of the subject topics.
Recommended literature
  • Dobešová, Z. (2007). AutoCAD Map 3D. Computer Press Brno.
  • Dobešová, Z., Dobeš M. (2005). Sbírka příkladů Autodesk Map 3D, skriptum. Vydavatelství UP, Olomouc.
  • Dobešová, Z., Harbula, J., Svobodová, J. AutoCAD Raster Design. Praktické použití . Univerzita Palackého.
  • Finkelstein, E. (2009). AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT 2010 Bible. Wiley Publishing, Indianopolis, Indiana, USA.
  • Fořt, J., Kletečka. P. AutoCAD 2012. Computer Press, Brno.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Geoinformatics (1) Geography courses 1 Summer