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Spatial Information Science (Graduate Certificate - Graduate Diploma)

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  • Objectives
    This programme introduces you to spatial information science disciplines, including: geographical information system methodologies and applications, remote sensing image processing techniques and applications, and environmental modelling philosophy and practice.
  • Entry requirements
    Entry requirements Degree in geography, or with geography or other related subject. Other qualifications may be taken into consideration.
  • Academic Title
    Spatial Information Science (Graduate Certificate / Graduate Diploma)
  • Course description
    Graduate Certificate: complete three modules, worth a total of 60 credits:

    -Principles of Geographic Information Systems (30 credits)
    -Environmental Modelling (15 credits)
    -Remote Sensing and Image Processing (15 credits).


    Graduate Diploma: complete these three modules, plus an independent geographical study (worth 60 credits), to a total of 120 credits.

    Some modules are only available in alternate years.

    Teaching
    Teaching on this programme has a strong computer-based component. Graduate Diploma students must complete an independent geographical study as an introduction to personal research within this discipline.

    Assessment
    A combination of unseen examinations and coursework, as well as a dissertation.

    When to apply
    -We suggest you apply as early as possible.
    -Interviews by arrangement.

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