Universität Wien FIND

300029 VO Digital Spatial Analysis (2021W)

GIS II (for advanced students)

1.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie


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



Aims, contents and method of the course

Attention: this is an advanced course, you need basic skills in GIS!
The lecture provides the basic knowlegde for the practical course (UE 300345) but is also independent from attending the practical course.
The different topics include spatial data properties, spatial data models and data structures, data collection (GPS, open data), projection , data manipulation and presentation of spatial data. The lecture aims to show the students the important role of Spatial Analysis in all the different fields of environmental analysis, landscape planing, conservation biology and accordingly its human dimension.

Assessment and permitted materials

Digital open book exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

a minimum of 50% is required to pass the exam

Examination topics

all content of the lecture (all content presented in Moodle)

Reading list

presented during the course

Association in the course directory

MNB W-4, WZB, MEC-9, MBO 7

Last modified: Fr 12.05.2023 00:23