Geovisualisation

2018/2019

Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

Having completed the 1st Semester.

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 analysing point pattern observations
  • The principles for web-based geovisualisation
  • Multi-spectral image interpretation
  • Methods and standards for visualisation in space and time

Skills

  • Being able to design simple web-based geovisualisation solutions
  • Evaluating different geovisualisation methods from a user’s viewpoint
  • Acquiring and processing multi-spectral satellite images and interpretation techniques
  • Being able to use tools and standards for developing simple 3D visualisations

Competences

  • Carrying 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 assessmentAre stated in the Joint Programme Regulations.

Facts about the module

Danish titleGeovisualisering
Module codePGLLANK17209
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