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Geographical Informations Systems IV (GIS), Open source

Course
Master’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
100%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-11257
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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About

The course provides  in-depth and broad knowledge of what open source includes and how it is used in geographic information technology. In addition, you gain an understanding of the potential possibilities of using open source software programs. The course explores some theoretical background, but above all includes practical elements with programs based on open sources. Some basic programming is included. This course is part of the master's in Geography. Elective and exchange students welcome to apply, dependent upon placement availability.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

A completed course in Geographic information systems 7,5 credits, with the grate at least Pass. Students with equivalent education can after evaluation be given admission to the course.

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.