126.089 Geo-Media Techniques
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2013S, VU, 2.0h, 2.5EC
TUWELQuinn ECTS survey


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Aim of course

Media play an important role for the transmission of spatial related data. In many cases the same content has to be adapted to various media. Therefore the use of cross-media publishing is one important aim. The aim of this lecture is to give an overview of usable media, their characteristics and actual processes for the transmission of spatial information.

Subject of course

Theroetical part: Print-Media Techniques, Geo-Media Techniques, Printing Creation, Prepress, Quality Management, Tonal Value Corrections, Raster Image Processing, Data Formats, Color Management, Direct IMaging, Non Impact Printing, E-Books, E-Paper, Film Production, Graphic Design, Layout, Corporate Design, Typography

Practical part: globe, raster image processing, vector image processing, desktop publishing (folder), 3D animation (subject to modifications!)

Additional information

  • It's important to register for the course in TISS to get access to the e-learning service TUWEL! Note: "watching/subscribing" is not the same as "registering".
  • You can contact the lecturer by e-mail anytime.
  • Important news and changes are distributed to the students via TISS or TUWEL. It is the student's responsibility to make sure to get these news.
  • Seminarraum 126 is on the first floor of the building Gußhausstraße 30 (same as Erzherzog-Johann-Platz 1).



Course dates

Thu12:30 - 14:0007.03.2013Hörsaal 15 first class / Theory 1
Thu12:30 - 14:0014.03.2013 - 02.05.2013EI 11 Geodäsie HS - GEO weekly time slot
Thu12:30 - 14:0011.04.2013Hörsaal 15 Theory 4
Thu12:30 - 14:0018.04.2013Hörsaal 15 Theory 5
Geo-Media Techniques - Single appointments
Thu07.03.201312:30 - 14:00Hörsaal 15 first class / Theory 1
Thu14.03.201312:30 - 14:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS - GEO weekly time slot
Thu21.03.201312:30 - 14:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS - GEO weekly time slot
Thu11.04.201312:30 - 14:00Hörsaal 15 Theory 4
Thu18.04.201312:30 - 14:00Hörsaal 15 Theory 5
Thu02.05.201312:30 - 14:00EI 11 Geodäsie HS - GEO exam

Examination modalities

written exam + graded assignments = finale grade

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.02.2013 00:00 14.03.2013 23:59 31.03.2013 23:59

Registration modalities

Please note: all students who do not deregister until the given date, will get a grade and a certificate! So if you decide to not participate in this course, please deregister in time!


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 221 Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering Not specified4. Semester
066 200 Cartography Mandatory2. Semester


Presentation slides will be provided online.