SemesterFall Semester, 2019
DepartmentJunior Class of Department of Land Economics(Measurement & Information Section)
Course NameAnalytical Cartography
Course TypeElective
Course Objective
Course Description
Course Schedule

The course takes place in the GIS lab (610) and will take 3 hours per week in class.

This course and all handout/upload material are provided in English, therefore a basic command of the English language will be required. Also, a basic understanding of spatial data and a feeling for spatial information and relationships are of advantage. For the technical aspects of this course, a basic knowledge about trigonometry and trigonometric identities, coordinate systems and transformations as well as partial differentiation will be beneficial but not needed.

For a topical schedule see course attachment. 

Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant

The teaching assistant for Cartography will be announced in due time.


This course has a midterm and final exam. Homework assignments and bonus exercises will help to consolidate the obtained knowledge.

The midterm examination will be a portfolio of questions and/or a project covering selected theory topics.

The final exam will be a project in which students solve a problem which is taken from real-world examples.

Textbook & Reference

All relevant material will be distributed during class.

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