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GEOG 3027 - Advanced Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours a week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: GEOG 2129 or SOIL&WAT 3020WT or SOIL&WAT 3007WT or other introductory GIS course approved by the Course Coordinator and another 3 units of Level II undergraduate study
Assumed Knowledge: It will be assumed students have proficiency at research and written skills for Level III as well as basic familiarity with GIS systems
Assessment: Minor practical report 20%, Major practical report 40%, Exam 40%
Syllabus:

This course builds upon the foundation GIS knowledge and skills acquired at the introductory level and guides students in the development of increasingly sophisticated spatial analysis capabilities. Theory will include detail of the principles that underpin the spatial modelling and analysis techniques employed in the practical exercises. The course has a strong practical focus, and students will gain experience in field data collection, network analysis and the construction, manipulation and interpretation of raster data sets in a GIS environment.

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  Commonwealth Supported Student Contribution
Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 1 $820 Band 1 $820 select program select program


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 18/03/2019 Sun 31/03/2019 Fri 10/05/2019 Fri 14/06/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10585 LE01 60 35 5 Mar - 9 Apr Tuesday 12pm - 1pm Benham, G10, Benham Lecture Theatre
30 Apr - 4 Jun Tuesday 12pm - 1pm Benham, G10, Benham Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10586 WR02 30 23 6 Mar - 10 Apr Wednesday 12pm - 2pm Napier, 107, Computer Suite
1 May - 12 Jun Wednesday 12pm - 2pm Napier, 107, Computer Suite
10587 WR01 30 12 6 Mar - 10 Apr Wednesday 10am - 12pm Napier, 107, Computer Suite
1 May - 12 Jun Wednesday 10am - 12pm Napier, 107, Computer Suite