Geographic information systems 310

Module code GIS 310
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Advanced theory and practice of Geographic Information Systems; GIS applications; design and implementation of GIS applications. A project or assignments of at least 64 notional hours. Diverse South African examples will be used to expose the students to various data sources, geospatial analyses, and data representation to support the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Module credits 22.00
NQF Level 07
Service modules Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Prerequisites GGY 283
Contact time 1 practical per week, 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Geography Geoinformatics and Meteorology
Period of presentation Semester 1

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