103-0233-10L  Fundamentals of GIS

SemesterAutumn Semester 2022
LecturersM. Raubal
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
103-0233-10 GGIS GZ
Vorlesung: Mo 10-12
Übungen: Do 8-11
5 hrs
Mon09:45-11:30HCP E 47.2 »
Thu08:00-10:30HIL E 15.2 »
M. Raubal

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AbstractFundamentals of geographic information systems: spatial data modeling; metrics & topology; vector, raster and network data; thematic data; spatial statistics; system architectures; data quality; spatial queries and analysis; geovisualisation; spatial databases; labs with GIS software
ObjectiveKnowing theoretical aspects of geographic information regarding data acquisition, representation, analysis and visualisation.
Knowing the fundamentals of geoinformation technologies for the realization, application and operation of geographic information systems in engineering projects.
Content- Einführung GIS & GIScience
- Konzeptionelles Modell & Datenschema
- Vektorgeometrie & Topologie
- Rastergeometrie und -algebra
- Netzwerke
- Thematische Daten
- Räumliche Statistik
- Systemarchitekturen & Interoperabilität
- Datenqualität, Unsicherheiten & Metadaten
- Räumliche Abfragen und Analysen
- Präsentation raumbezogener Daten
- Geodatenbanken
Lecture notesVorlesungspräsentationen werden digital zur Verfügung gestellt.
LiteratureBill, R. (2016). Grundlagen der Geo-Informationssysteme (6. Auflage): Wichmann.
CompetenciesCompetencies
Subject-specific CompetenciesConcepts and Theoriesassessed
Techniques and Technologiesassessed
Method-specific CompetenciesAnalytical Competenciesassessed
Decision-makingassessed
Media and Digital Technologiesassessed
Problem-solvingassessed
Social CompetenciesSelf-presentation and Social Influence fostered
Personal CompetenciesCreative Thinkingfostered
Critical Thinkingfostered
Integrity and Work Ethicsfostered
Self-awareness and Self-reflection fostered
Self-direction and Self-management fostered

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
In examination block forBachelor's Degree Programme in Environmental Engineering 2022 (Examination Block 2)
Bachelor's Degree Programme in Geospatial Engineering 2018; Version 06.10.2021 (Examination Block 1)
ECTS credits6 credits
ExaminersM. Raubal
Typesession examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 120 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationDie Endnote wird bestimmt durch (i) eine schriftliche Sessionsprüfung und (ii) ein obligatorisches Leistungselement, d.h., die Bewertung von Übungsaufgaben während des Semesters. Spezifisch setzt sich die Endnote aus 70% der schriftlichen Prüfung und 30% der Übungsaufgaben zusammen.
Written aidsKeine
If the course unit is part of an examination block, the credits are allocated for the successful completion of the whole block.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

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ProgrammeSectionType
Geospatial Engineering BachelorExamination Block 1OInformation