Course Description

Course Name

Geographic Information Systems

Session: VCPF3121

Hours & Credits

24 Host University Units

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


This course aims to provide knowledge and skills in the fundamental concepts of geographic information systems and remote sensing. Topics include: GIS concepts, cartographic concepts and GIS map production, map projections and application in GIS, GIS data structures and analysis, spatial databases, GIS data input with special emphasis on remote sensing, and GIS analysis and application.

*Course content subject to change