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290065 PS Introduction to Software Development (2018W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 40 participants
Language: German



Start: Mon. Oct-1st-2018 14:00 to 16:00
no meeting on Mon. Oct-15-2018 and Nov-19-2018!
1st day of project discussion: Mon. Jan-28-2019


Aims, contents and method of the course

The course introduces the basics of software development, with a special focus on (object-oriented) programming.
On the basis of a structured project plan, a GSI-based software (extension) will be implemented step by step. This includes planning, programming and validation. This is preceded by an introduction to programming with Python.
The goal is the automation or extension of GIS routines.

Assessment and permitted materials

Exercises, semester project, presentations, participation and written/oral questions about the content of the preliminary sessions.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

For a positive assessment, at least 51% are needed.

Examination topics

see contents of course

Reading list

Provided via e-learning platform

Association in the course directory

(BA GG 9.1)

Last modified: Mo 22.10.2018 16:28