Master of Geographic Information Science

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

The postgraduate programs in Geographic Information Science produce high-quality graduates with both technical and research skills in advanced areas of geographic information science. Graduates are competent in basic and advanced computing skills especially in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software; various GIS and remote sensing operations; and implementation and management of GIS projects. The program also covers applications of GIS and remote sensing technologies to various areas; resource analysis through remote sensing and airphoto interpretation; expert systems and decision support systems; and research, both applied and theoretical, in the field of spatial information systems.

Structure

24 Units

Standard entry requirements

Bachelor's degree in science (mathematics, physics, computer science), environmental science, environmental management, geographical science, geology, surveying, geometrics, engineering, or an approved discipline. UQ or equivalent grade point average (GPA) of 4.5 or above on a 7-point scale.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
St Lucia International: $61,560 No
  • Full-time : 1.5 years
  • Part-time : 3 years

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