Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
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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
|Prerequisites:||Surveying and Mapping, Applications of GIS|
|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 Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorDr Allison Kealy
Melbourne School of Engineering Office
Building 173, Grattan Street
The University of Melbourne
VIC 3010 Australia
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Using practical case studies in Geomatics, this subject will enable students to develop software programs that address specific Geomatics problems. It starts with learning the syntax, program structure, and data types of an Object Oriented Programming language. Course projects involve many aspects of the software development life cycle, from algorithm design to software implementation and maintenance.
On completion of this subject students should be able to:
|Assessment:||One 3-hour computer-based exam at the end of semester (60%) Two written programs (one set at the beginning of semester and due mid semester, the other set mid semester and due at the end of semester) and the relevant documentation to support the program. Each worth 20%, equivalent of 3000 words.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
The following generic skills will be strengthened as a result of this course of study:
Bachelor of Science |
Physical (Environmental Engineering) Systems
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