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Applications of GIS (GEOM20013) // Further information

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Further information

  • Texts

    Prescribed texts

    The students have free access to ESRI ArcGIS via a campus licence. Lectures are recorded (voice and slides).

    Recommended texts and other resources

    Geographic Information Science and Systems (latest edition), by Paul A. Longley, Michael F. Goodchild, David J. Maguire, David W. Rhind, ISBN: 978-1-119-03130-7

  • Subject notes

    LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS

    The subject consists of introductory lectures and a number of guest speakers presenting applications of GIS from industry practice. In parallel students are exposed in computer labs to their first encounter with GIS.

    INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES

    The students have free access to ESRI ArcGIS via a campus licence. Lectures are recorded (voice and slides).

    CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS

    A number of industry representatives across a variety of GIS applications present guest lectures during the semester.

  • Breadth options
  • Available through the Community Access Program

    About the Community Access Program (CAP)

    This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.

    Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.

    Additional information for this subject

    Subject coordinator approval required

  • Available to Study Abroad and/or Study Exchange Students

    This subject is available to students studying at the University from eligible overseas institutions on exchange and study abroad. Students are required to satisfy any listed requirements, such as pre- and co-requisites, for enrolment in the subject.