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GIS3405 Spatial Analysis and Modelling

Short Description: Spatial Analysis and Modelling
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

Other requisites

Recommended prior or concurrent study: GIS1402


Students will be introduced to the concepts, techniques, and applications of spatial analysis and modelling. Topics include: spatial statistics; overlay analysis; map algebra and cartographic modelling; spatial interpolation; surface analysis and terrain modelling; proximity analysis; network analysis; fuzzy sets; and spatial analysis issues and trends. Emphasis will be placed on how spatial analysis and modelling is used in practical applications, and a functional component of a modern spatial information system.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2017 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2017 Online