Introductory geographic information systems 283

Module code GGY 283
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

*This is a closed module, only available to students studying [BTandRP] (12132022), [BSc(Arch)] (12132002), [BSc(LArch)] (12132004), BSc Meteorology (02133312), BSc Geoinformatics (02133383), BSc Environmental Science (02133361), BSc Geography (02133385), BEd Further Education and Training (General) (09133040), BA (01130001) or as approved by the head of department. The content of this module is the same as GIS 221 and students are not allowed to earn credits for both GGY 283 and GIS 221.
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS), theoretical concepts and applications of GIS. The focus will be on the GIS process of data input, data analysis, data output and associated technologies.

Module credits 12.00
Service modules Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Humanities
Prerequisites Only available to students studying the following:12132022, 12132002, 12132004, 02133312, 02133383, 02133361, 02133385, 09133040 and 01130001
Contact time 2 lectures per week, 1 practical per week
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation Geography, Geoinf + Meteor
Period of presentation Semester 1

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