GIS1402 Geographic Information Systems
|Short Description:||Geographic Information Systems|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences|
|School or Department :||School of Civil Engineering and Surveying|
|Student contribution band :||Band 2|
|ASCED code :||031199 - Geomatic Engineering not elsew|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
The course will cover the basic concepts and principles of geographic information systems (GIS). Topics to be covered include introduction to GIS, GIS data (nature, input, editing, output & management), coordinate system & projection, and GIS tools for vector & raster processing, as well as proximity, network and surface analyses.