Information on degree programmes

CodeDegree Programme TitleStandard Length of Study
N3654Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics2.0 years
Qualification AwardedMaster degree, Ing.
Level of QualificationSecond Cycle
Access to Further StudiesThe graduates may continue in a Third cycle
Graduation Requirements120 ECTS Credits, Final state examination, Diploma thesis
Mode of StudyFull-time
Programme Director or EquivalentPersonal IDName
RAP30doc. Ing. Petr Rapant, CSc.
Course Structure Diagram with ECTS Credits1. year / Winter semester1. year / Summer semester
30 ECTS Credits30 ECTS Credits
2. year / Winter semester2. year / Summer semester
30 ECTS Credits30 ECTS Credits
Specific Admission Requirements
Specific admission requirements are determined by the Dean of the faculty. For more information please click here.
Specific Arrangements for the Recognition of Prior Learning
Informal learning - max. 60% of credits gained in prior lifelong learning can be recognized, as determined by the Dean of the Faculty.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Qualification Requirements:
Finished higher education in Bachelor's degree programme.
Regulations:
The Czech educational system is regulated by the Higher Education Act (Act 111/1998). Studies at VŠB-TUO are regulated by the Statute of VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava.
Profile of the Programme
The aim of the program is to prepare graduates who can handle the topic of the professional field of study to permit the creation of new procedures and applications of relevant technology, management of projects and find new ways of solving various problems. Graduates can work both in the field of state administration and self-government, as well as in the private sector, as well as in academic and research institutions.
Key Learning Outcomes
Key Lerning Outcomes are Expressed in following Structure: Knowledge, Skills, General competencies
Knowledge:
Graduate of the program will have: - wide and / or deep knowledge and understanding of the subject and scope of the field of study relevant to contemporary state of knowledge - wide and / or deep knowledge and understanding of theories, concepts and methods relevant to contemporary state of knowledge in the study area - understanding of the possibilities, conditions and constraints on the use of knowledge from related fields
Skills:
Graduate of the study program will be able to: - using the expert knowledge to define and creatively solve theoretical or practical problems in the study area - independently and creatively address complex problems using the selected theories, concepts and methods of a studied branch - use some of the most advanced research methods in the study area in a manner allowing to obtain new information
General competencies:
Graduate of the study program will be able to: - independently and responsibly decide in a new or changing context or fundamentally changing environment, taking into account the wider social implications of decisions - by developing relationships and resources available to define the terms of reference for professional activities, coordinate them, and bear ultimate responsibility for the result - communicate clearly and persuasively his own expert opinions to both professionals and the wider public, - plan, promote and manage the acquisition of additional field expert knowledge, skills and competencies of other team members,
Occupational Profiles of Graduates with Examples
The study program is designed to provide students both with the possibility of applying in the field of companies and public institutions involved in the creation and development of procedures and applications of relevant technologies used to support the work activities of organizations and end users, and as well as in academic and research institutions or in follow-up studies.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Examination regulations, assesment and grading are described in the Study and Examination Rules.
Degree Branches
CodeDegree Branch TitleLanguage of Instruction
3608T002GeoinformaticsCzech, English