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.

2022W, VO, 2.0h, 2.5EC
TUWEL

Course evaluation

Properties

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

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

Please note, that the VO will be held in 2022W partly blocked and hybrid.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Tue16:00 - 17:3025.10.2022 - 24.01.2023FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO GZ der Kartographie VO
Elements of Cartography - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue25.10.202216:00 - 17:30FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO GZ der Kartographie VO
Tue08.11.202216:00 - 17:30FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO GZ der Kartographie VO
Tue22.11.202216:00 - 17:30FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO GZ der Kartographie VO
Tue29.11.202216:00 - 17:30FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO GZ der Kartographie VO
Tue06.12.202216:00 - 17:30FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO GZ der Kartographie VO
Tue13.12.202216:00 - 17:30FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO GZ der Kartographie VO
Tue20.12.202216:00 - 17:30FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO GZ der Kartographie VO
Tue10.01.202316:00 - 17:30FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO GZ der Kartographie VO
Tue17.01.202316:00 - 17:30FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO GZ der Kartographie VO
Tue24.01.202316:00 - 17:30FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO GZ der Kartographie VO

Examination modalities

written exam of the main issues of the class

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
26.09.2022 00:00 21.10.2022 13:00 17.10.2022 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