Archaeological and Geographyc Information Systems and Monumental Heritage

Pós-Graduação em Arqueologia Subaquática

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Currently it is incomprehensible not to resort to building a GIS in all types of studies involving the realization of inputs and / or outputs of cartographic nature.
In this sense it is intended that students know and apply a GIS DBMS processing and analysis of archaeological remains.

1 The Geographic Information System: What they are and how to apply them in underwater archeology,. The interdisciplinarity; The GIS technology; Conversions; work tools; Projections, Measures and Scales; layouts; Geodatabase, layers, shapes and attributes Raster and Vector Model (georeferencing, vectorization, spatial analysis and model selection;
2. Systems database.

Evaluation Methodology
Two evaluation periods (frequency and examination)
Option of a sig about:
Archaeological-station or monument;
-More extensive area (county / district / region) concerning an archaeological chart;
Practical-test application submitted by the teache

- Matos, J. (2008). Fundamentos de Informação Geográfica. (Vol. 1). Lisboa: Lidel

Method of interaction
The distance and / or attendance by e-learning/bbb platform.

Software used in class
E-learning; BBB; Java;