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Spatial Industry Internship (GEOM90017)

Graduate courseworkPoints: 12.5Not available in 2019

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Overview

Year of offerNot available in 2019
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeGEOM90017
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AIMS

In this subject the student will be hosted for 100 hours of project work within a private or public sector organization involved in the surveying and spatial information industry. A program of study/work will be prescribed in the first week of the semester. This subject will require the student to integrate and apply knowledge from their University study to new and more complex situations they typically encountered in their course. Evidence of development of an enhanced knowledge of their subject matter and/or advanced capability in the use and development of associated technologies employed in the collaborative project work will need to be demonstrated.

INDICATIVE CONTENT

The learning activities will be discussed and agreed between the academic coordinator, the host and the student.

Intended learning outcomes

INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES (ILO)

On completion of this subject the student is expected to:

  1. Demonstrate an enhanced knowledge of their subject matter
  2. Interpret their knowledge on the basis of requirements of the surveying and spatial information industry
  3. Demonstrate an advanced capability in the use and development of associated technologies employed in the collaborative project work.

Generic skills

On successful completion students should have:

  • Ability to apply knowledge of science and engineering fundamentals
  • Understanding of the business environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively, with the engineering team and with the community at large
  • Ability to manage information and documentation
  • Understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities, and commitment to them.

Last updated: 3 April 2019