127.027 Webmapping for Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering Canceled
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2012W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC
Quinn ECTS survey


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Aim of course

Hands-on introduction to concepts and tools of contemporary web mapping.

Subject of course

Theoretical part:

  • Concepts of web maps 
  • Tools for web mapping 
  • Data for web maps: data sources, data formats and standards, data quality 
  • Usability of web maps 

Practical part: 

  • Introduction to HTML and CSS 
  • Introduction to JavaScript 
  • Basics on how to build mashups 
  • Introduction to open source web mapping tools
  • Collecting data for OpenStreetMap and using the data for web maps



Examination modalities


Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2012 00:00 17.10.2012 18:00 24.10.2012 18:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 221 Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering Not specified5. Semester


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