127.026 Applied 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.

2020S, VU, 2.0h, 2.5EC


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

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to describe fundamental concepts of thematic cartography. They are able to analyse and visualise geodata. They can allocate graphic variables to data scales and apply visualisation methods.

Subject of course

data types, graphic variables, methods of data visualisation, graphical design, layout, perception and cognition

Teaching methods

- Theoretical concepts


Mode of examination


Additional information

The class consists of theoretical classed and a resp. exam and practical assignements.



Course dates

Mon13:00 - 15:0009.03.2020Seminarraum 127 Angewandte Kartographie

Examination modalities

- Assignments

- written Test

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
27.01.2020 00:00 15.03.2020 23:59 15.03.2020 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 CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 221 Geodesy and Geoinformation 2. Semester


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