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290246 EX Cartographic Field Trip: Cartography and GIS in Aeronautics (2017W)

1.00 ECTS (0.50 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



Exkursionstermin: MO 06.11.2017 09:00-17:00 Uhr

Vorbesprechung (verpflichtend): DI 03.10.2017 15:00-16:00 Uhr
Ort: Computerkartographie Geographie NIG 1.OG (GIS-Labor)


Aims, contents and method of the course

Possible fields of application of cartography and geographic information in the special subject of aviation (data quality, survey, planning, publication, air traffic control, meteorology).
Cartography and GIS software applications in the aviation practice for the purpose of creation, management and distribution of spatial data and derived (geo)visualizations.
Presentation with discussion and detailed explanation of the findings on specialist working environments (cartography, meteorology, air traffic control).

Assessment and permitted materials

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

First of all the participation in the preliminary discussion and the field trip itself is mandatory.
Based on that fact the rating is composed of the timely development of a preparatory work before the excursion (10 %), the participation during the excursion (10 %) and the timely delivered excursion minutes (80 %).
A positive degree is given from an overall rating of 51 % .
Deadline excursion minutes: 15. 12. 2017

Examination topics

Reading list

Wird während der Exkursion den Studierenden bereitgestellt.

Association in the course directory

(B11-7.3) (MG3-EX) (MK3-EX)

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