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126.101 Programming cartographic tasks
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, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


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

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to create UML diagrams, model cartographic relevant data, integrate information from various sources, plan mesh-ups, fill graph databases and establish knowledge networks. 

Subject of course

Introduction to programming as related to tasks in modern digital cartography.

Teaching methods

Presentations introduce into the content, use cases and state of the art research. The individual contents are worked out and discussed by using selected exercises.

Mode of examination




Course dates

Fri13:00 - 17:0015.03.2024 Zoom Room on TUWEL (LIVE)Programming Cartographic Tasks
Fri13:00 - 17:0012.04.2024 Zoom Room on TUWEL (LIVE)Programming Cartographic Tasks
Fri13:00 - 17:0026.04.2024 Zoom Room on TUWEL (LIVE)Programming Cartographic Tasks
Fri13:00 - 17:0003.05.2024FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO Programming Cartographic Tasks
Fri13:00 - 17:0024.05.2024FH Hörsaal 4 Programming Cartographic Tasks
Fri13:00 - 17:0007.06.2024FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO Programming Cartographic Tasks
Fri00:00 - 17:0021.06.2024 Zoom Room on TUWEL (LIVE)Programming Cartographic Tasks
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Attendance, Participation in class, Assignments

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
04.03.2024 00:00 20.04.2024 00:00 19.05.2024 00:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 200 Cartography Mandatory2. Semester
066 421 Geodesy and Geoinformation Mandatory elective2. Semester
066 462 Survey and Land Registration Mandatory elective7. Semester
066 463 Geodesy and Geophysics Mandatory elective7. Semester
066 464 Geomatics Engineering and Cartography Mandatory elective7. Semester



Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge of web technologies and reading of standards will be advantageous.