Course: UIS
Summer term

Environmental Information Systems (UIS)

Course contents

  • GIS: Communal applications
  • Groundwater management and monitoring
  • Environmental data: acquisition, storage, interpretation and management
  • BigData: Standards, visualization and analysis
  • Basics and Methods of energy engineering informatics
  • Application examples of the presented methods in environmental engineering

Latest information

The next course will be offered in the summer semester 2023.

Current notes and announcements about the course are provided via Moodle.

General Informationen

Term Summer term
Lecture time Tuesday 13:30 – 15:10
Room L301/A92
Requirements Basic knowledge in computer science in civil engineering
Hours per week (SWS) 2 + 2
Creditpoints (CP) 6
Language of instruction German
Classification M.Sc. module for the courses:
M.Sc. Civil Engineering
M.Sc. Environmental Engineering
M.Sc. Engineering Management – Specialisation Civil Engineering
M.Sc. Computational Engineering
M.Sc. Informatics (Application Subject Building Informatics)
Lecture period Apr. 18th, 2023 – Jul. 14th, 2023
Lecturer Dr. Andreas Meyer
Dr.-Ing. Thomas Gutzke
Dr.-Ing. Frank Reußner
Consultation by appointment
Additional information This lecture series features different lecturers over the course of the semester.
Schedule Wednesdays (weekly)
15:30 – 17:10
Exercise adviser Marcel Heiß, M.Sc.
Consultation By appointment
Schedule Start 1. Exercise
  • April 18th, 2023
End 1. Exercise
  • May 22th, 2023
Start 2. Exercise
  • May 23th, 2023
End 2. Exercise
  • June 19th, 2023
Start 3. Exercise
  • June 20th, 2023
End 3. Exercise
  • July 10th, 2023
Issue and submission of the exercises via Moodle.
Date July 18, 2023
Time TBA
Room TBA
90 min
Allowed aid One DIN-A4 page, double-sided, hand written or printed; calculator
Registration Prior exam registration in TUCaN is required.
Post-exam review Individual arrangement
The exam questions will be in German language. Answers may be provided in English, previous notification is required. Please consult the adviser.


  • Bill: Grundlagen der Geoinformationssystem, Wichmann
  • Warcup: Von der Landkarte zum GIS: Eine Einführung in Geografische Informationssysteme, Points
  • Fürst: GIS in Hydrologie und Wasserwirtschaft, Wichmann