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Geographical Information Systems 2 (GIS)

Course
Bachelor’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
50%
Time
Mixed time
Location
Location independent
Study form
Distance
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-11217
Tuition
Full education cost: 14 875 SEK
First payment: 14 875 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

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Summary

A 100% web-based GIS course and a continuation of the education begun in the course NGN180 GIS Introduction.

About

This is a  100% web-based course continuing the introduction of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Part I consists of practical exercises using GIS tools and technology. Part II consists of an individual project applying acquired GIS skills. After the course you will have understanding of how GIS as tool can be used to solve spatial problems of different complexity and how to evaluate and compare different sources for geographical data and data capturing techniques.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

Genomgången kurs NGN180 eller motsvarande.

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 225 credits.

For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits.

After graduation

Upon completion of this introduction continuation GIS course, one can continue with an distance course in remote sensing NGN235.