## Syllabus 2015-16 - 13212001 - Cartography (Cartografía)

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• Level 2: Tutorial support sessions, materials, exams and seminars in this language
• Level 3: Tutorial support sessions, materials, exams, seminars and regular lectures in this language
 DEGREE: Grado en Ingeniería geomática y topográfica FACULTY: SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING OF JAÉN ACADEMIC YEAR: 2015-16 COURSE: Cartography
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
 NAME: Cartography CODE: 13212001 ACADEMIC YEAR: 2015-16 LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 1 ECTS CREDITS: 6.0 YEAR: 1 SEMESTER: PC
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
 NAME: RUIZ LENDINEZ, JUAN JOSE DEPARTMENT: U119 - INGENIERÍA CARTOGR. GEODESICA Y FOTOGRAM FIELD OF STUDY: 505 - INGENIERÍA CARTOGRÁFICA, GEODÉSICA Y FOTOGRAMETRÍA OFFICE NO.: A3 - 318 E-MAIL: lendinez@ujaen.es P: 953 212470 WEBSITE: - ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6492-4865 LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 1 NAME: GALLEGO ÁLVAREZ, FRANCISCO JAVIER DEPARTMENT: U113 - INGENIERÍA GRÁFICA, DISENO Y PROYECTOS FIELD OF STUDY: 305 - EXPRESIÓN GRÁFICA EN LA INGENIERÍA OFFICE NO.: A3 - 223 E-MAIL: fgallego@ujaen.es P: 953212818 WEBSITE: http://www4.ujaen.es/~fgallego/ ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1062-4066 LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 2
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

Unit I: Introduction to Mapping and Geographic Databases.

Lesson 1. Introduction

Lesson 2. Cartography: Cartographic model, Geographic Data, Model Scale and Resolution.

Unit II: Spatial component of Geographical Data.

Lesson 3. Representation of the Earth considered flat.

Lesson 4. Representation of the Earth Sphere or Ellipsoid considered.

Lesson 5. Map projections: concept and deformations.

Lesson 6. Geometric classification of Map Projections.

Unit III: Thematic component of Geographical Data.

Lesson 7. Thematic component of Geographical Data.

Unit IV: Cartographic Representation

Lesson 8. Principles of cartographic symbolization.

Lesson 9. The color in Cartography.

Lesson 10.- Map Composition.

Lesson 11. Cartographic labeling.

Lesson 12. Representation of relief. Methods

Lesson 13. Representation of planimetric elements.

Unit V: Current paradigm of Cartography.

Lesson 14. Current paradigm of Cartography.

Lesson 15. Producing organisms, products and services of spatial information.

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

• Lectures theory where the agenda will be developed and proposed activities through issues, jobs,
relationship problems, to encourage student participation.
• The practical classes will begin with an introduction and explanation of the teacher, student participating in
the development

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

• S2: Mastery of the theoretical and practical knowledge of the subject.
Competences assessed: CE10,CE16,CE17,CT2.
Results assessed: 1,6.
• Aspecto S3: Delivery of reports and problems.
Competences assessed: CE10,CE16,CE17,CT4,CT6.
Results assessed: 1,6.

Observations:

It will be necessary to pass the theory exam and practical assessment in order to pass the entire course.

To overcome the theoretical part of the course, a minimum score of 5 out of 10 in each of the two parts (into which the subject is divided) must be obteined, that is, first items 1,2,3,4,7,14 and 15; and secondly, the items 5,6,8,9,10,11,12 and 13.

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
• Cartography: thematic map design. Edition: 5th. ed. Author: Dent, Borden D.. Publisher: Boston [etc.]: McGraw Hill, cop. 1999  (Library)
• Basic cartography for students and technicians. Edition: 2nd ed. Author: -. Publisher: Oxford [etc.]: Butterworth Heinemann, 2002  (Library)