126.100 Map Editing and Cartographic Project Management
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2011W, VU, 1.0h, 1.5EC


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Aim of course

This course shows how to understand and manage the whole production of a cartographic product (from concept to map). Additionally, students will practice presentation techniques.

Subject of course

project management, communication, team work, quality management, map editing, geodata, copyright, economic aspects of maps, presentation techniques (Subject to modifications!)

Additional information

  • The course will be held blocked. There will be approx. 3 classes in November (Tuesday, 1630–1800), one class in January and individual meetings in December.
  • The course will only be held if there are enough registrations in TISS until 17 October 2011.
  • Registered students will be informed after 17 October 2011 about if and when the classes will take place.
  • The course is intended for master students who already know the basics of cartography.
  • 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 "registration"!
  • You can contact me 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 this information.
  • Seminarraum 126 is located on the first floor of the building in Gußhausstraße 30 (same as Erzherzog-Johann-Platz 1).
  • This course consists of: lecture blocks, group meetings and a final presentation meeting.



Course dates

Tue16:30 - 18:0025.10.2011Seminarraum 126 ORTAG
Tue16:30 - 18:0008.11.2011Seminarraum 126 ORTAG
Tue16:30 - 18:0006.12.2011Seminarraum 126 Meeting to discuss the progress of the assignment
Tue16:30 - 18:0024.01.2012Seminarraum 126 Final presentations

Examination modalities

The results of the practic part and their presentation are graded. This leads to the final grade.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
31.08.2011 00:00 31.10.2011 00:00 16.10.2011 00:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 462 Survey and Land Registration Mandatory elective9. Semester
066 463 Geodesy and Geophysics Mandatory elective9. Semester
066 464 Geomatics Engineering and Cartography Mandatory elective9. Semester


Presentation slides will be provided online.


  • Attendance Required!


if required in English