280.989 Spatial Analysis
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, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

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

  • apply presented methods of spatial data processing and spatial analysis,
  • independently apply GIS knowledge related to data flow modeling (model builder), raster-based suitability assessment, creation of cost and distance surfaces, and network analysis.

Subject of course

Based on the knowledge acquired in the VU "Spatial Analysis with GIS" (Bachlor) as well as VU "Quantitative Analysis Methods in Spatial Research" (Master), more in-depth GIS knowledge and methods of spatial analysis are taught.

Contents taught (among others):

  • Model-Builder (basics + in-depth)
  • Basics of cost distance analysis
  • Raster-based suitability assessment/site evaluation
  • Network analysis (in-depth)
  • Network-based selection of planning variants
  • multimodal network analysis

Teaching methods

  • Introductory, practice-oriented lectures
  • Exercises (individual work)
  • Discussion and participation in the plenum
  • Independent research
  • Group and project work
  • Presentation of results

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

Software: Both QGIS and ArcGIS Pro will be used. We recommend all participants take advantage of the option to buy and install an ArcGIS Pro annual license for the private PC (Windows) via TU.IT (contribution towards expenses 3 Euro). Details can be found here: http://www.sss.tuwien.ac.at/sss/agi/ 

Attention: for participating in the course you will need your individual windows-laptop !
In addition, the resources of the IT lab can be used to solve the exercises, or if you do not have Windows installed on your device!

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Wed10:00 - 11:0001.03.2023Hörsaal 15 Wahlmodul 8 - Auftakt-Info-Veranstaltung
Tue14:00 - 17:0007.03.2023 - 13.06.2023Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue15:00 - 19:0025.04.2023Seminarraum EB EG-1 - RPL Q&A Gruppenaufgabe 1 (Slotanmeldung in TUWEL)
Tue12:00 - 20:0020.06.2023Seminarraum AE U1 - 6 Räumliche Analyse - Abschlussgespräche und Präsentation Gruppenaufgabe 2
Spatial Analysis - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Wed01.03.202310:00 - 11:00Hörsaal 15 Wahlmodul 8 - Auftakt-Info-Veranstaltung
Tue07.03.202314:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue14.03.202314:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue21.03.202314:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue28.03.202314:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue18.04.202314:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue25.04.202315:00 - 19:00Seminarraum EB EG-1 - RPL Q&A Gruppenaufgabe 1 (Slotanmeldung in TUWEL)
Tue02.05.202314:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue09.05.202314:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue16.05.202314:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue23.05.202314:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue06.06.202314:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue13.06.202314:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-3 - RPL WM8 - Räumliche Analyse
Tue20.06.202312:00 - 20:00Seminarraum AE U1 - 6 Räumliche Analyse - Abschlussgespräche und Präsentation Gruppenaufgabe 2

Examination modalities

The certificate of achievement is based on two individual assignments, two group assignments with short presentations, and a final oral discussion.

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Thu10:00 - 18:0027.06.2024Seminarraum AE U1 - 3 oralunknownAbschlussgespräch (Pflichttermin)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
15.02.2023 10:00 01.03.2023 23:59 03.03.2023 16:00

Curricula

Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 440 Spatial Planning Mandatory elective

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

The knowledge taught in the course "280.780 Spatial Analysis with GIS" is assumed.
No basic knowledge is taught - the assumed level is correspondingly high.
Therefore we strongly recommend to repeat the contents in advance !

Preceding courses

Accompanying courses

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

German