Course syllabus PHD_Z004_N - Remote Sensing for Environmental Monitoring (FZKI - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Remote Sensing for Environmental Monitoring
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 10
Landscape Engineering - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Landscape Engineering - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
It will be during the semester written test for 20 points, presentation of final work for 30 points, final examination for 50 points. To obtain the A evaluation is necessary to have minimally 93 points, obtaining of B evaluation is necessary minimally 86 points, for C evaluation is necessary to obtain 79 points, obtaining of D evaluation needs minimally 72 points, E evaluation needs minimally 64 points. The subject is realized during the winter semester.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
To enable students after fulfilling requirements of the subject to use remote sensing products for evaluation of environment, processed documents to identify surface features and to analyze country from the view of its use.
Course contents:
Landscape monitoring according to remote sensing of the Earth, basic monitoring principles, utilization of diffrent types of remote sensing of the Earth products (satelite, aerial photographs), analyses of digital photographs, choise of suitable spectral zones for monitoring of followed surface objects, interpretation of digital pictures. The methods of radiation and reflexction radiation measurement. Preparation of raster and vectorial photographs of monitored area and monitored surface objects.
Recommended or required reading:
George Joseph, Fundamentals of Remote Sensing, Publisher Orient Blackswan, ISBN 9788173715358, 2005
HÚSKA, D. - TÁTOŠOVÁ,L.: Diaľkový prieskum zeme. ES VŠP v Nitre, Nitra 2005, ISBN 80-8069-511-3
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Language of instruction:
Slovak, English
discipline taught in the winter semester
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 4

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Name of lecturer(s): prof. Ing. Viliam Bárek, PhD. (person responsible for course)
Last modification:
25. 2. 2019
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Viliam Bárek, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Helena Barošková on 02/25/2019.

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