Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 48 hours per semester (Lectures: 2 hours per week, Practicals: 2 hours per week) |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Prerequisites:|| Successful completion of the following subject is required, however it may be taken concurrently: |
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| Credit will not be given for the following subject: |
|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
CoordinatorDr Kai-Florian Richter
Dr Lars Kulik
|Subject Overview:||Many application problems in spatial information cannot be solved with standard tools but require programming for fast and effective solutions. Using practical case studies, this subject will enable students to develop software programs that address specific spatial information problems, beginning 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 student should be able to:
Hurdle requirement: To pass this subject, students must obtain at least 50% overall, and 25/60 in the exam
|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:
Master of Geographic Information Technology |
Master of Spatial Information Science
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