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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 48 hours of lectures, tutorials and practical exercises; Non-contact time commitment: 96 hours |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||451-610: Fundamentals of GIS and451-617: Fundamentals of Positioning Technologies or the equivalent subjects .|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
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
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Stephan Winter
|Subject Overview:|| |
This subject provides fundamental concepts, theory, and applications of integrating spatial technologies with enabling technologies, such as wireless communications and the Internet. The subject covers the core areas of distributed GIS, web mapping, interoperability; and location-based services.
|Assessment:||3-hours of written examinations and tests (50%) and the equivalent of 3000- words written assignments and reports on practical work during the semester (50%).|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
On successful completion, students should have:
Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Systems |
Graduate Diploma in Geographic Information Systems
Master of Applied Science (Geographic Information Systems)
Master of Geographic Information Technology
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