126.089 Geo-Media Techniques
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VU, 2.0h, 2.5EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

... describe main principles of visual design
... describe principal methods in pre-press, press und post-press
... name media types that can be used for communicating spatial data

Subject of course

Theroetical part: Print-Media Techniques, Geo-Media Techniques, Printing Creation, Prepress, Quality Management, Tonal Value Corrections, Raster Image Processing, Data Formats, Color Management, Direct Imaging, Non Impact Printing, E-Books, E-Paper, Film Production, Graphic Design, Layout, Corporate Design, Typography

Practical part: raster image processing, vector image processing, desktop publishing, 3D animation (subject to modifications!)

Teaching methods

lectures, video tutorials, practical assignments

Mode of examination


Additional information

  • It's important to register for the course in TISS to get access to the e-learning service TUWEL! Note: "watching/subscribing" is not the same as "registering".
  • You can contact the lecturer by e-mail anytime. Or via TUWEL.
  • Important news and changes are distributed to the students via TISS or TUWEL. It is the student's responsibility to make sure to get these news.



Course dates

Thu12:00 - 14:0009.03.2023 - 20.04.2023Sem.R. DA grün 02 A - GEO Lectures
Thu12:00 - 14:0004.05.2023Sem.R. DA grün 02 A - GEO Feedback meeting IMC
Thu12:00 - 14:0015.06.2023Sem.R. DA grün 02 A - GEO Feedback meeting non-IMC
Geo-Media Techniques - Single appointments
Thu09.03.202312:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 A - GEO Lectures
Thu16.03.202312:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 A - GEO Lectures
Thu23.03.202312:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 A - GEO Lectures
Thu30.03.202312:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 A - GEO Lectures
Thu20.04.202312:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 A - GEO Lectures
Thu04.05.202312:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 A - GEO Feedback meeting IMC
Thu15.06.202312:00 - 14:00Sem.R. DA grün 02 A - GEO Feedback meeting non-IMC

Examination modalities

graded assignments

Course registration

Registration modalities

Registration is done via groups. Please choose your group based on the study program you are enrolled in. IMC stands for International Master in Cartography.

Please note: all students who do not deregister until the given date, will get a grade and a certificate! So if you decide to not participate in this course, please deregister in time!

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
IMC students03.02.2023 00:0023.03.2023 00:00
non-IMC students03.02.2023 00:0023.03.2023 00:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 221 Geodesy and Geoinformation Not specified4. Semester
066 200 Cartography Mandatory2. Semester


Presentation slides will be provided online.