Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
703004162014APPLICATIONS IN GIS -IIElective484
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course provides practical experience in designing a Geographic Information Systems model. Implementing a research design with spatial data relevant to their field of interest, students polish their GIS technical and problem solving skills. GIS models useful to government, private industry and academic research examined. Student will use various both vector and raster based GIS software’s and involve the projects which are performed by the department.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc.Prof.Dr. M.Kirami ÖLGEN
Learning Outcomes
1To develop GIS models for various purposes
2To solve and analysis technical, administrative, legal and ethical problems in a GIS project
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
COG 420 Applications in GIS I
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Distributed spatial databases, Spatial data standards and metadata, GIS applications public bodies and e-goverment, GIS applications in bussines, GIS applications for scientific purposes
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Spatial data standards and metadata ILecture
2Spatial data standards and metadata IILecture - Practice
3Large and distributed spatial databases ILecture
4Large and distributed spatial databases IILecture - Practice
5Web based GIS standardsLecture - Practice
6GIS applications in public bodies and e-goverment ILecture
7GIS applications in public bodies and e-goverment IILecture - Practice
8GIS applications in public bodies and e-goverment IIILecture - Practice
9Midterm exam
10GIS applications in bussines ILecture
11GIS applications in bussines IILecture - Practice
12GIS applications in bussines IIILecture - Practice
13GIS applications for scientific purposes ILecture
14GIS applications for scientific purposes IILecture - Practice
15General evaluationDiscussion
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Martin, D., 1996,Geographic Information Systems:Socioeconomic Applications, Routledge Pickles, J., 1995, Ground Truth: The Social Implications of GIS, The Guilford Press Zeiler, M., 1999, Modeling Our World, Esri press Mitchell, A., 1999,The Esri Guide to GIS Analysis, Esri Press Laurini, R., Thompson, D., 1995, Fundamentals of Spatial Information Systems, AP Müler, J.C:, et.al (eds.), 1995, GIS and Generalization, Taylor&Francis Star, J.L., et.al (eds.), 1997, Integration of GIS and Remote Sensing, Cambridge Press Maguire, D.J., et.al (eds.), 1993, GIS: Principles and Applications 2 vols., Longman Medyckyj-Scott, D., Hearnshaw, H.M.,1993, Human Factors in GIS, Belhaven P. İçişleri Bakanlığı, 2007, Coğrafi Tabanlı İl-Kent Yönetim ve Bilgi Sistemi Teknik Kılavuzu, İçişleri Bakanlığı Bilgi İşlem Dairesi Başkanlığı, Ankara. Software Manuals
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures6212
Practice8216
Team/Group Work4416
Field Work4520
Self Study4416
Individual Study for Mid term Examination177
Individual Study for Final Examination177
Reading4624
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)120
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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