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GIS1402 Geographic Information Systems

Short Description: Geographic Information Systems
Units : 1
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
Version produced : 18 November 2017

Synopsis

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.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2017 On-campus Springfield
Semester 1, 2017 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2017 Online
Semester 3, 2017 Online