|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences|
|School or Department :||School of Surveying & Built Environment|
|Student contribution band :||Band 2|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||20 May 2022|
The course is designed to introduce Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and provide a broad understanding of its capabilities to students.
Students enrolling in the GIS1402 course must be proficient in operating computer systems (e.g. Windows) and they must be able to download and install QGIS software on their personal computer.
The course will cover the basic concepts and principles of geographic information systems (GIS). Topics to be covered include the fundamentals of GIS and GIS data quality and implementation issues.