Postgraduate Diploma in Geographic Information Science

PGDipGIS

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Duration

1 year full-time

Entry times

February (Semester 1)

Fees Estimate

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Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Master of Geographic Information Science
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Duration

1 year full-time

Entry times

February (Semester 1)

Fees Estimate

See tuition fees for details

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Master of Geographic Information Science
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

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Overview

Note: The PGDipGIS is not open to new enrolments in 2019.

The Postgraduate Diploma in Geographic Information Science provides students with a grounding in knowledge covering GIS fundamentals, theory, and research methodology, as well as the acquisition of skills including data collection and processing, analysis, and presentation.

Graduates will have advanced experience in the field, with the ability to plan, execute, and present the findings of applied GIS projects. They will be qualified to work as GIS professionals in government and industry.

Contact us

For full requirements see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Diploma in Geographic Information Science.

For study planning help contact the Department of Geography | Te Tari Mātai Matawhenua or the College of Science:

College of Science | Te Rāngai Pūtaiao
University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Phone +64 3 369 4141
Email collegeofscience@canterbury.ac.nz