GISC412-21S2 (C) Semester Two 2021

Spatial Data Science

This occurrence is not offered in 2021

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 19 July 2021
End Date: Sunday, 14 November 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 1 August 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 1 October 2021


This course introduces students to the field of spatial data science and is designed to develop students' understanding of some fundamental algorithms and code libraries that are used to manipulate, analyse, and map spatial data, and to explore how they are implemented in software. Students will use Python and Javascript programming languages. The course is largely lab and project based, with context and theoretical frameworks presented in lectures and tutorials in order to guide hands-on development.


GISC405, COSC121, COSC480, or
any previous Python programming experience.

Contact Person

Matthew Wilson

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,066.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, 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.

All GISC412 Occurrences

  • GISC412-21S2 (C) Semester Two 2021 - Not Offered