Methods of Visualization

Undergraduate course, RWTH Aachen, Geography Dept., 2014

Comupter lab seminar within the Geography Bachelor programme at RWTH Aachen University.

Full revision of outdated course materials in cooperation with the professor in charge.

Learning aims

Fourth­semester students learn how to create high­quality scientific maps.


  • Manual mapping techniques with pen and paper
  • Data acquisition and data management
  • Manual mapping in vector graphic tools
  • Creating statistic plots
  • GIS GIS layout techniques
  • Web mapping services