Mobile GIS (ILV)

Specialization AreaGeoinformatics
Course numberM-SIM3.10
Course codeMobGIS
Semester of degree program Semester 3
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits3,0
Language of instruction English

Focusing on the context of location-based computing and services, thiscourse offers designing and programming skills of applications for mobile devices, in particular for smartphones and portable tablet computers. The course includes the following topics: Mobile GIS concepts; management of geospatial field data; utilization of location- and motionoriented sensors in mobile devices (e.g. GPS, accelerometer, compass,..); heterogeneity issues of mobile platforms (e.g. Android, iPhone,..); development and management of Mobile GIS projects; programming location-based service solutions; mobile mapping technologies.