GISC411-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Health

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 18 February 2019
End Date: Sunday, 23 June 2019
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 1 March 2019
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 10 May 2019


This course will provide students with an introduction to the application of Geographic Information Science (GIS) in the study of health, disease and health care. Students will be expected to apply these GIS methods in developing a research proposal.


Entry is subject to the approval of the Programme Director: GIS. RP: HLTH462 recommended but not required.

Recommended Preparation

HLTH462 recommended but not required.

Timetable 2019

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 09:00 - 12:00 Jack Erskine 240 (18/2-11/3, 25/3-1/4, 29/4-27/5)
Jack Erskine 248 Computer Lab (18/3)
18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun

Course Coordinator

Malcolm Campbell

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,033.00

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

For further information see School of Earth and Environment on the department and colleges page.

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  • GISC411-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019