127.025 Elements of Cartography
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, UE, 1.0h, 1.5EC


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: UE Exercise

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

... create simple drawings and maps in a vector editing software
... make simple measurements in a map
... contribute data to OpenStreetMap
... design and create simple maps based on open data
... name the most important federal maps of Austria

Subject of course

  • Overview of available maps
  • Elemts of a map
  • Using a map
  • Vector editing
  • OpenStreetMap

Teaching methods

lectures, video tutorials, self stuying, assignments

Mode of examination


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. Or via TUWEL.
  • 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.



Course dates

Mon15:00 - 16:0014.10.2019 - 04.11.2019FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO beginnt um 15:15
Mon15:00 - 17:0020.01.2020FH 8 Nöbauer HS - MATH Feedbacktermin, beginnt um 15:15
Elements of Cartography - Single appointments
Mon14.10.201915:00 - 16:00FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO beginnt um 15:15
Mon21.10.201915:00 - 16:00FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO beginnt um 15:15
Mon28.10.201915:00 - 16:00FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO beginnt um 15:15
Mon04.11.201915:00 - 16:00FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO beginnt um 15:15
Mon20.01.202015:00 - 17:00FH 8 Nöbauer HS - MATH Feedbacktermin, beginnt um 15:15

Examination modalities

Graded assignments

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
10.09.2019 00:00 28.10.2019 23:59 31.10.2019 23:59

Registration modalities:

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


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 221 Geodesy and Geoinformation 1. Semester


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