126.080 Elements of Cartography This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019W, VO, 2.0h, 2.5EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: VO Lecture

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand the main principles of cartographic modelling and geovisualisation. They can analyse the impact of scale, perception and graphics on the function of maps as well learn the constraints and options in using maps and making maps.

Subject of course

Aim of Cartography, Functions of maps, Maps as artifacts, Maps as services, Determining aspects of cartographic modeling (projections, scale, perception, graphical variables, design, context), map use, topographic maps, thematic maps, Multimedia cartography; Geodatainfrastructure; Semiotics

Teaching methods

Presentation and Dealing with fundamental methods of cartography.

Mode of examination

Written

Additional information

 schedule and all materials will be available through the TUWEL Course

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Mon13:30 - 15:0014.10.2019 - 27.01.2020EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Fri10:15 - 12:0013.12.2019Seminarraum 126 Zusatztermin 126.080
Elements of Cartography - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Mon14.10.201913:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Mon21.10.201913:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Mon28.10.201913:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Mon04.11.201913:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Mon11.11.201913:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Mon18.11.201913:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Mon25.11.201913:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Mon02.12.201913:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Mon09.12.201913:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Fri13.12.201910:15 - 12:00Seminarraum 126 Zusatztermin 126.080
Mon16.12.201913:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Mon13.01.202013:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Mon20.01.202013:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung
Mon27.01.202013:30 - 15:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS Vorlesung

Examination modalities

written exam of the main issues of the class

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
23.09.2019 00:00 18.10.2019 13:00 14.10.2019 13:00

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 221 Geodesy and Geoinformation 1. Semestertrue
Course belongs to the introductory and orientation phase ("Studieneingangs- und Orientierungsphase")

Literature

Lecture notes for this course are available.

Robinson et al: Elements of Cartography;

Hake & Grünreich: Kartographie;

Kraak & Ormeling: Cartography;

Continuative courses

Language

German