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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Twenty-four hours of lectures and 24 hours of practical classes. |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||620-161 Introductory Mathematics|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorProf C Fraser & Dr J Leach
|Subject Overview:|| |
Upon completion of this subject students should have an understanding of the techniques and applications of imaging systems in the geosciences, geomatics, and planetary and natural sciences, and an introductory knowledge of photogrammetry.
Content includes imaging requirements for topographic mapping, meteorology, planetary mapping, remote sensing, oceanography and the earth sciences; digital imaging systems; data visualisation; applications and case studies; geometry of a metric image, sensor interior orientation, perspective distortion and imaging scale; introduction to rectification and orthorectification; and the concept of parallax, stereo restitution, digital mapping, project planning and film scanners.
|Assessment:||One 3-hour written examination at the end of semester (60%), image interpretation component - practical assessment comprising 2 exercises due at the end of week 2 and at the end of the component (5% and 15%), image measurement component - practical assessment comprising 3 exercises (20%).|
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
Bachelor of Geomatic Engineering |
Bachelor of Geomatic Engineering & Bach of Planning & Design(Prop&Const)
Bachelor of Geomatic Engineering and Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Geomatic Engineering and Bachelor of Information Systems
Bachelor of Geomatic Engineering and Bachelor of Science
Graduate Diploma in Geomatics Science
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