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.

2022W, UE, 1.0h, 1.5EC


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

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

Mon13:00 - 15:0010.10.2022 - 17.10.2022FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO 127.025: Grundzüge der Kartographie
Mon13:00 - 15:0009.01.2023FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO Feedback-Termin
Mon13:00 - 15:0016.01.2023FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO Reservetermin
Elements of Cartography - Single appointments
Mon10.10.202213:00 - 15:00FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO 127.025: Grundzüge der Kartographie
Mon17.10.202213:00 - 15:00FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO 127.025: Grundzüge der Kartographie
Mon09.01.202313:00 - 15:00FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO Feedback-Termin
Mon16.01.202313:00 - 15:00FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO Reservetermin

Examination modalities

Graded assignments

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
06.09.2022 00:00 25.10.2022 00:59 28.10.2022 00:59

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 CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 221 Geodesy and Geoinformation Not specified1. Semester


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