GEOG205-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems and Science

15 points
18 Feb 2019 - 23 Jun 2019

Description

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provide the tools for managing, analysing and presenting spatial information in an intuitive and graphical way. This course provides students with an introduction to the fundamental concepts, principles and techniques of GIS. The course examines the use of geographic technology, including global positioning systems as well as GIS. It also introduces you to GIS and GPS software skills, including ArcView.

Update: The main software used in the course is now Esri ArcGIS Desktop (ArcMap), as well as Harris Geospatial ENVI for remote sensing / image processing.

Pre-requisites

45 points at 100-level or above, from any degree schedule.

Restrictions

Timetable 2019

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 10:00 - 11:00 Rehua 005 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 12:00 - 13:00 Rehua 102 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
Computer Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
02 Wednesday 11:00 - 14:00 Ernest Rutherford 211 GIS Comp Lab 25 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
03 Friday 08:00 - 11:00 Ernest Rutherford 211 GIS Comp Lab 25 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
04 Wednesday 08:00 - 11:00 Ernest Rutherford 211 GIS Comp Lab 25 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
05 Friday 11:00 - 14:00 Ernest Rutherford 211 GIS Comp Lab 25 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun

Course Coordinator

Ioannis Delikostidis

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $850.00

International fee $4,000.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Geography on the department and colleges page.

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