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120.031 Introduction to Earth Observation
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, VO, 1.0h, 1.5EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to describe in generic terms how Earth observation data are acquired, processed and used. Furthermore, starting from the awareness of past technological breakthroughs and pressing social and enviornmental problems of the 21th century, they can put the rapid developments in the field of Earth observation into the context of larger trends (Big Data, Cloud Computing, Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation, etc.).

Subject of course

  • Earth observation for the 21st century
  • Physical basics
  • Historical developments
  • Sensor systems
  • Data processing
  • Applications
  • Outlook

 

Teaching methods

The lecture follows the available script, which together with the handouts is also suitable for self study. The following teaching methods are used:

  • On-line lectures with slides and interactive questions
  • TUWEL quizzes to recap self study material

Mode of examination

Written

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Thu13:00 - 14:0007.10.2021 - 27.01.2022 Online (LIVE)Findet online statt, Raumreservierung dient nur für Studierende die vor Ort sind, um die LVA zu streamen
Thu13:00 - 14:0007.10.2021 - 27.01.2022Sem.R. DA grün 02 C Introduction to Earth Observation
Introduction to Earth Observation - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu07.10.202113:00 - 14:00 OnlineFindet online statt, Raumreservierung dient nur für Studierende die vor Ort sind, um die LVA zu streamen
Thu07.10.202113:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 C Introduction to Earth Observation
Thu14.10.202113:00 - 14:00 OnlineFindet online statt, Raumreservierung dient nur für Studierende die vor Ort sind, um die LVA zu streamen
Thu14.10.202113:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 C Introduction to Earth Observation
Thu21.10.202113:00 - 14:00 OnlineFindet online statt, Raumreservierung dient nur für Studierende die vor Ort sind, um die LVA zu streamen
Thu21.10.202113:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 C Introduction to Earth Observation
Thu28.10.202113:00 - 14:00 OnlineFindet online statt, Raumreservierung dient nur für Studierende die vor Ort sind, um die LVA zu streamen
Thu28.10.202113:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 C Introduction to Earth Observation
Thu04.11.202113:00 - 14:00 OnlineFindet online statt, Raumreservierung dient nur für Studierende die vor Ort sind, um die LVA zu streamen
Thu04.11.202113:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 C Introduction to Earth Observation
Thu11.11.202113:00 - 14:00 OnlineFindet online statt, Raumreservierung dient nur für Studierende die vor Ort sind, um die LVA zu streamen
Thu11.11.202113:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 C Introduction to Earth Observation
Thu18.11.202113:00 - 14:00 OnlineFindet online statt, Raumreservierung dient nur für Studierende die vor Ort sind, um die LVA zu streamen
Thu18.11.202113:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 C Introduction to Earth Observation
Thu25.11.202113:00 - 14:00 OnlineFindet online statt, Raumreservierung dient nur für Studierende die vor Ort sind, um die LVA zu streamen
Thu25.11.202113:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 C Introduction to Earth Observation
Thu02.12.202113:00 - 14:00 OnlineFindet online statt, Raumreservierung dient nur für Studierende die vor Ort sind, um die LVA zu streamen
Thu02.12.202113:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 C Introduction to Earth Observation
Thu09.12.202113:00 - 14:00 OnlineFindet online statt, Raumreservierung dient nur für Studierende die vor Ort sind, um die LVA zu streamen
Thu09.12.202113:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 C Introduction to Earth Observation

Examination modalities

The performance of the students is assessed via an on-line multiple choice test.

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri09:00 - 09:4514.10.2022 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/92159236124written29.06.2022 23:00 - 12.10.2022 23:00TISSOnline MC Exam 2022-10-14
Fri09:00 - 09:4502.12.2022 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/92159236124written29.06.2022 23:00 - 30.11.2022 23:00TISSOnline MC Exam 2022-12-02
Fri09:00 - 09:4520.01.2023 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/92159236124written12.10.2022 23:00 - 18.01.2023 23:00TISSOnline MC Exam 2023-01-20
Fri09:00 - 09:4510.03.2023 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/92159236124written18.01.2023 23:00 - 08.03.2023 23:00TISSOnline MC Exam 2023-03-10
Fri09:00 - 09:4505.05.2023 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/92159236124written08.03.2023 23:00 - 03.05.2023 23:00TISSOnline MC Exam 2023-05-05
Fri09:00 - 09:4530.06.2023 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/92159236124written03.05.2023 23:00 - 28.06.2023 23:00TISSOnline MC Exam 2023-06-30

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
28.09.2021 10:00 31.12.2022 00:00

Curricula

Literature

A script is available from TU Verlag: http://shop.tuverlag.at/de/tu-wien-skripten/inst-department-geodaesie-geoinformation

Previous knowledge

Students should bring along an interest in geosciences and technology

Language

English