University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

GEOG 3027 - Advanced Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
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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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


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 2 Mon 10/08/2020 Wed 19/08/2020 Fri 18/09/2020 Fri 30/10/2020


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
25539 LE01 50 43 29 Jul - 16 Sep Wednesday 9am - 10am Lower Napier, LG28, Lecture Theatre
7 Oct - 28 Oct Wednesday 9am - 10am Lower Napier, LG28, Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
23876 WR03 23 20 30 Jul - 17 Sep Thursday 3pm - 5pm Napier, 106, Computer Suite
8 Oct - 29 Oct Thursday 3pm - 5pm Napier, 106, Computer Suite
25541 WR01 23 19 30 Jul - 17 Sep Thursday 1pm - 3pm Napier, 106, Computer Suite
8 Oct - 29 Oct Thursday 1pm - 3pm Napier, 106, Computer Suite