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290177 EX Field Trip: Cartography and GIS (2019S)

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

Diese LV ist zunächst primär für Studierende des Masterstudium Kartographie und Geoinformation vorgesehen, steht jedoch, je nach Verfügbarkeit an Plätzen, auch anderen Studierenden offen.



max. 30 participants
Language: German



Montag 20.05. bis Donnerstag 23.05.


Aims, contents and method of the course

The objective of the field trip is to get familiar with applications of geo-information in practice. The field trip offers an insight into the use of GIS and remote sensing at various authorities, agencies, research organizations, and universities in Austria. The objectives will be achieved through visits to agencies, organizations and research institutions.

Assessment and permitted materials

Plenary discussions and reports (5 - 6 pages)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

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

Examination topics

Different organisations will be visited where presentations and demonstrations will be given. Since the type of this course is field trip there is no exam. The active participation (discussions and asking questions) and the report are the basis for grading.

Reading list

Association in the course directory

(BA GG 9.1) (B11-7.3) (MG3-EX) (MK3-EX)

Last modified: Fr 22.02.2019 11:48