Imaging the Environment
Subject GEOM30009 (2010)
Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 2 h lecture and 2 h practical per week |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||451-105|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
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CoordinatorDr Joseph Leach
Melbourne School of Engineering Office
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The University of Melbourne
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|Subject Overview:||This subject will introduce students to the use of imagery in the mapping of both human and natural environments. Both aerial photography and satellite imagery will be use to illustrate the techniques of measurement and interpretation by which both spatial position and semantic content can be extracted from image data.|
On successful completion students should be able:
|Assessment:||Five short practical reports due across the semester ( 8% each, 40%) totalling no more than 5000 words and a 3-hour end-of-semester examination (60%)|
|Prescribed Texts:||Photogrammetry, 2nd Ed, Karl Krauss, de Gruyter, 2007 |
Lillesand, Kiefer and Chipman Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation. Fifth Ed. Wiley and sons, 2003.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of this subject students will have:
Bachelor of Science |
Environmental Science |
Master of Engineering (Geomatics)
Physical (Environmental Engineering) Systems
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