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280.300 GIS-based site evaluation
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, VU, 2.0h, 4.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Learning outcomes

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

  • implement gis-related knowledge for assessment and evaluation of transport infrastructure projects
  • to apply the presented methods of geodata processing and analysis in site and project evaluation
  • adopt and implement the essential GIS-concepts that are presented

Subject of course

Based on the knowledge acquired in the VU "Spatial analysis with GIS", advanced GIS skills and techiques will be taught.

Content (inter alia):

  • Model-Builder (advanced)
  • Introduction into cost-distance-analysis
  • GIS-based identification of infrastructure corridors
  • Introduction into network-analysis
  • Network based assesment and evaluation of planning options

Goal is to develop a multi-criteria project evaluation with help of spatial modeling and analysis

Teaching methods

  • Introductory, practice-oriented lectures
  • Exercises (individual work)
  • Discussion and participation in the plenary session
  • Individual research
  • Group and project work
  • Presentation of results

Mode of examination


Additional information

This course is part of the Elective Module 4 "Standort- und Projektbewertung"
The kick-off for Elective Module 4 takes place on Wednesday, 02.10.2019 at 11:30 am. - ATTENDANCE IS COMPULSORY!
Please also join the kick-off, if you are currently on the waiting list!
The first lecture and excercise takes place on Monday, 7th of October, from 2 to 6 pm at seminar room 3/4.
Attention: An indivudal laptop (Windows) is required for (active) participation!
In addition, the resources of the "EDV-Labor" can also be used to work on  exercises or group work!



Course dates

Wed11:30 - 13:0002.10.2019Seminarraum W15 Kick-Off Modul 4
Mon14:00 - 18:0007.10.2019 - 27.01.2020Seminarraum 3/4 GIS-gestützte Standortbewertung
Mon14:00 - 18:0014.10.2019Seminarraum 280/2 ModelBuilder Advanced 2
Mon14:00 - 18:0018.11.2019Seminarraum 280/2 Präsentation/Diskussion Ergebnisse Gruppenaufgabe 1
GIS-based site evaluation - Single appointments
Wed02.10.201911:30 - 13:00Seminarraum W15 Kick-Off Modul 4
Mon07.10.201914:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 3/4 ModelBuilder Advanced 1
Mon14.10.201914:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 280/2 ModelBuilder Advanced 2
Mon21.10.201914:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 3/4 Distanzoberflächen: Grundlagen und Implementierung
Mon28.10.201914:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 3/4 Datenbeschaffung
Mon11.11.201914:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 3/4 Q&A
Mon18.11.201914:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 280/2 Präsentation/Diskussion Ergebnisse Gruppenaufgabe 1
Mon25.11.201914:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 3/4 Freies Arbeiten (Reserve-Termin)
Mon02.12.201914:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 3/4 Q&A
Mon09.12.201914:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 3/4 Netzwerkanalyse, Verkehrsgraphen: Werkzeuge und Konzepte
Mon16.12.201914:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 3/4 Q&A
Mon13.01.202014:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 3/4 Q&A
Mon27.01.202014:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 3/4 Mündliche Prüfung / Präsentation Endergebnisse

Examination modalities

Grading is made up of the following elements:

  • Exercises in individual and group work during the semester
  • Presence + personal involvement
  • oral performance review + presentation of the results at the end of the semester

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2019 12:00 29.09.2019 23:59 07.10.2019 12:00


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 440 Spatial Planning


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Knowledge of the skills and methods taught in the VU "280.142 Spatial analysis with GIS" is a requirement to be able to follow the course.
Basic and introductory methods will not be taught.

Preceding courses

Accompanying courses


  • Attendance Required!