Faculty of Science

Graduate Certificate in Spatial Science

Testamur Title of Degree:

Graduate Certificate in Spatial Science

Abbreviation:

GCertSpatialSc

Home Faculty:

Science

Duration:

1 year part-time

Total Credit Points:

24

Delivery Mode:

On Campus

Starting Session(s):

Autumn or Spring

Location:

Wollongong

UOW Course Code:

1178

CRICOS Code:

Not Applicable

Overview

The aim of this course is to provide students with a theoretical basis for, as well as practical experience in, applying geospatial technologies (Geographic Information Science or Remote Sensing, and to a lesser extent, GPS) within an environmental problem solving context using industry standard software. Please note that this course is only available part-time.

Entry Requirements / Assumed Knowledge

A Pass Bachelors degree of at least three years' duration in any Science or Information Technology related specialisation (including Geography) or a similar tertiary qualification, with relevant work experience, as approved by the Head of School

Course Requirements

Subjects

Session

Credit Points

EESC914

Fundamentals of Spatial Science

Autumn or Spring

12

Plus one of the following subjects:

EESC904

Advanced GIS

Spring

12

EESC905

Advanced Remote Sensing

Autumn

12

Other Information

The Degree Coordinator is Dr Laurie Chisholm - School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, telephone +61 2 4221 3765, email: lauriec@uow.edu.au