126.046 Interactive Cartography and Cartographic Information Systems Canceled
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2006W, UE, 2.0h, 3.0EC
Quinn ECTS survey


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: UE Exercise

Aim of course

Introduction to interactive cartographic applicationss (methods and technical realization). Main focus on the internet (WebMapping), with emphasis on realizing interactions and cartographic map modelling of interactive information systems. Concept and realization of interactive maps will be proofed with practical work. Server-based cartographic applications will be stressed.

Subject of course

- Introduction in Cartographic WebPublishing and realization of an cartographic application (system) on the WWW including the following topics: 1. Cartographic information transport and the role of interactivity 2. Cartographic tour d horizont (WWW) 3. Installing a cartographic workstation 4. Basic tools for WebPublishing: HTML 5. Vector-based WebPublishing 6. XML and SVG 7. Interactivity and animation (SVG) 8. Concept an realization of an interactive cartographic web-application



Examination modalities

evaluated Development and evaluation of practical work

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
630 Urban and Regional Planning Mandatory elective


Lecture notes for this course are available. Arbeitsunterlagen auf der Übungshompage (http://cartography.tuwien.ac.at/jobstm)