280.B00 Integrated mobility research
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, VU, 4.0h, 6.0EC


  • Semester hours: 4.0
  • Credits: 6.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to collect qualitative and quantitative data of mobility research on the basis of a formulated scientific interest in knowledge using different survey designs

- to collect data with different survey designs,

- to evaluate the plausibility of the data using statistical methods,

- interpret and

- present the data using visualization techniques.

Subject of course

Topics of the course are

- Survey designs with their advantages and disadvantages from practice (Austria on the road, mobility surveys in municipalities and cities)

- survey contents of mobility research

- specific methods like smartphone-based mobility surveys

- data storytelling

- on site activation of survey participants

- writing of a research article

Teaching methods

- discussion of case studies

- own realization of surveys

- evaluation, presentation and interpretation of mobility data

Mode of examination


Additional information

Masterstudierende haben bei der Anmeldung Vorrang.



Course dates

Wed15:00 - 17:0006.03.2024Seminarraum 366 KickOff
Wed15:00 - 17:0013.03.2024Seminarraum 366 Dateninput: Excel und Statistik
Wed15:00 - 17:0020.03.2024Seminarraum 366 Themenvergabe Forschungsartikel
Wed15:00 - 17:0010.04.2024Seminarraum 366 Dateninput: GIS
Wed15:00 - 17:0017.04.2024Seminarraum 366 Einschulung Erhebungspraktikum + Expose
Wed15:00 - 17:0008.05.2024Seminarraum 366 Reflexionstermin und Ergebnispräsentation
Wed15:00 - 17:0012.06.2024Seminarraum 366 [opt.] Reflexionstermin: Einzelfeedback
Wed15:00 - 17:0019.06.2024 Seminarraum EBEG-2 - RPL (32) (Karlsgasse 11)Abschlusspräsentation

Examination modalities

Submission of a research assignment with discussion

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
16.02.2024 12:00 01.03.2024 12:00 01.03.2024 12:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 440 Spatial Planning Not specified


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