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: 24 hours lectures and 24 hours practicals |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|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/
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Stephan Winter
Melbourne School of Engineering Office
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The University of Melbourne
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|Subject Overview:||Introduction to the foundations of spatial information: observing and abstracting the environment; spatial and spatiotemporal representations, analysis and communication; geographic referencing methods; geographic data structures and models; relationships between geographic features; and the use of spatial information for decision making.|
Upon successful completion students will have the ability to:
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On successful completion, students will have the ability to:
Master of Applied Science (Geographic Information Systems) |
Master of Environment
Master of Environment
Master of Geographic Information Technology
Master of Science (Environmental Science)
Master of Science (Geography)
Master of Spatial Information Science
Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering
Postgraduate Certificate in Environment
Postgraduate Diploma in Environment
Conservation, Restoration and Landscape Management |
Integrated Water Catchment Management
Sustainable Cities, Sustainable Regions
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