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290089 EX Field Trip: Cartography and GIS (2022S)

GIS und Kartographie bei Behörden, wissenschaftlichen Einrichtungen und Wirtschaft in Österreich

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. 25 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Preview: FR, 20.5.2022 - 09:00 (online)
4 days
The excursion will take place in the course and lecture-free time (summer).
The exact date will be announced at the end of March.

Monday 26.09. 08:00 - 18:30 Seminarraum Geographie NIG 5.OG C0528


Aims, contents and method of the course

The objective of the online field trip is to get familiar with applications, fields and tasks of geo-information in practice. The online field trip offers an insight into the use and topics related to GIS, remote sensing and cartography at various authorities, agencies, research organizations, universities and NGOs in Austria and neighbouring countries. The objectives will be achieved through contributions of different organizations.

Assessment and permitted materials

Thematic protocol (group work) 33,33%
Participation/ discussion 33,34%
Online excursion diary 33,33%

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The minimum requirement for a pass grade is the participation in the online field trip and the submission of a report and an excursion diary. The individual marks result from the active participation and the quality of the reports as well as the online excursion diary.

Examination topics

Different organizations will be visited where presentations and demonstrations will be given. The active participation (discussions and asking questions) and the report as well as the online excursion diary are the basis for grading.

Reading list

Association in the course directory

(MG3-EX) (MK3-EX)

Last modified: Th 22.09.2022 13:09