GIS-based Data Acquisition

Course of Study: Infrastructure Planning (Master of Science)
Semester: 2nd Semester (SS)
Module: 50160 Applied GIS


Lecturer: Dipl.-Ing. Annette Scheider
Semester load: 1 SWS
Lecture ID: 320271070
Room: M 11.11   (K1)
Time: Wednesday, 8:00  -  9:30 
Start: 12.04.2017
Aim of the lecture: Obtainment of knowledge about and application of GIS for data acquisition as well as basic knowledge about surveying and mapping.
  • Projections and coordinate systems 
  • Coordinate transformations 
  • Primary methods of geodata acquisition 
    • terrestrial measurements
    • satellite-based measurements
    • photogrammetry and remote sensing
    • laserscanning
  • Mapping
  • Secondary methods of geodata acquisition
    • digitalisation
    • data import
Further Information: The Communication and administration of this course is done via the ILIAS platform. All interested students are therefore asked to join the ILIAS course.
Please see the ILIAS-Platformof the University of Stuttgart


Tutor: M.Sc. Annette Schmitt
Semester load: 1 SWS
Lecture ID: 320271070
Room: Cip-Pool;  GuG (Geschwister-Scholl-Str. 24 courtyard) 
Time: by arrangement
Start: by arrangement
  • Fieldwork using different survey instruments
  • Computer based training for GIS applications
  • Internet-base exercises