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Aim: Introduction to GIS and geographic information. Geoinformatics basics. Vector representation principles. Raster representation principles. Surfaces - digital models of a terrain. Data resources and their entry into GIS. Data restructuralisation. Relation databases. Geographic analyses of the data. Digital processing of images with the emphasis on remote sensing of the Earth. Data visualisation and output production. Software ways and means for GIS. Applications in the field of public administration and regional development in Slovakia. Development trends in the field of GIS and geographic information. Individual practice of the mentioned procedures and mastering of the basic functions of the courseware system – restructuralization, data manipulation, analyses and modeling, visualisation of the data and output production. Publicly accessible GIS applications. The use of the information systems in the organizations of the regional development and pulic administration. Development trends in public administration information systems. Current trends in electronisation of the public administration services. Personal information system. Managerial information system. Data export from the information system and their processing. Modeling and analysis of the economic processes using the advanced spreadsheet instruments.  

More information about this course you can find in lms system Moodle 2