Universität Wien FIND

300129 UE GIS applications for Biologists and Ecologists (2019W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work

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Details

max. 18 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes

Course-Meeting 09/10/2019 at 11.15 AM at the Seminarroom Limnology, UZA I.

Blocked-course from 03.02.2020 till 07.02.2020 (mandatory). Additional time to complete individual assignments in the following week (10.02.2020-14.02.2020).

Montag 03.02.2020 08:10 - 17:10 EDV-Raum 4 2C502 5.OG UZA II 2C502
Dienstag 04.02.2020 08:00 - 17:00 EDV-Raum 4 2C502 5.OG UZA II 2C502
Mittwoch 05.02.2020 08:00 - 17:00 EDV-Raum 4 2C502 5.OG UZA II 2C502
Donnerstag 06.02.2020 08:00 - 16:50 EDV-Raum 4 2C502 5.OG UZA II 2C502
Freitag 07.02.2020 08:00 - 16:40 EDV-Raum 4 2C502 5.OG UZA II 2C502

Montag 10.02.2020 13:00 - 18:15 EDV-Raum 4 2C502 5.OG UZA II 2C502
Dienstag 11.02.2020 13:15 - 18:15 EDV-Raum 4 2C502 5.OG UZA II 2C502
Mittwoch 12.02.2020 13:15 - 18:15 EDV-Raum 4 2C502 5.OG UZA II 2C502
Donnerstag 13.02.2020 13:15 - 18:15 EDV-Raum 4 2C502 5.OG UZA II 2C502
Freitag 14.02.2020 13:15 - 18:15 EDV-Raum 4 2C502 5.OG UZA II 2C502


Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

An introduction to the use of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) in the context of biological applications, such as mapping of field data, inclusion of remote sensing data, such as air photographs and satellite images, the use of digital elevation models and simple applications of distributed hydrological models.

Assessment and permitted materials

There will be 3 excercises every session that every student needs to complete individually. In additon an written Exam will be held on Friday afternoon. Excesises and exams will count 50% each for the final grade.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

All projects need to be completed with pass within 1 week following the course; Exam needs to be passed (50% of points).

Examination topics

Exam will cover all topics of the course.

Reading list

No additional Literature is reqired

Association in the course directory

MEC-9, MBO 7, MZO W-9

Last modified: Tu 10.09.2019 15:28