Geovisualisation

2018/2019

Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

1. semester or similar qualifications.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Students who complete the module will acquire the following knowledge, skills and competencies:

Learning objectives

Knowledge

  • The use of geovisualisation as a way of communication
  • Interpolation and geostatistical methods as a means of visualising scattered point observations
  • The principles for web-based geovisualisation
  • Multi-spectral imaging
  • Methods and standards for 3D visualisation

Skills

  • Being able to design simple web-based geovisualisation solutions
  • Evaluating different geovisualisation methods from a user’s point of view
  • Assessing multi-spectral data sources and visualisation techniques
  • Being able to use tools and standards for developing simple 3D visualisations

Competences

  • Carry out advisory tasks concerning appropriate geovisualisation solutions
  • Designing and setting up advanced geovisualisation systems

Type of instruction

Combined lectures and exercises.

Exam

Exams

Name of examGeovisualisation
Type of exam
Written exam
ECTS5
Permitted aids
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentStated in the framework provisions.

Facts about the module

Danish titleGeovisualisering
Module codePGLLANK15208
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
SemesterSpring
ECTS5
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudyboard for Planning, Geography and Surveying
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design