Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2011.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 2 hrs of lectures and 2 hrs of practical work per week |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||451-105|
|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/
|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 potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
|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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