The purpose of this unit is to gain a basic, practical understanding of GIS and remote sensing concepts, techniques and their real world applications. Techniques for data collection, integration, manipulation and spatial analysis are introduced. Practical sessions using PC-based GIS will emphasize applications of GIS in marine resource management.
|Unit name||GIS: Introduction|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
|Discipline||Fisheries and Aquaculture|
Dr Andy Fischer
|Available as student elective?||No|
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Weekly for 13 weeks, 2 X 1h lecture, 1 X 2h practical
Launceston and Cradle Coast: Coursework delivered via audio recordings, linked PowerPoint resource, and required readings (MyLO media). Weekly 3-hour practicals on campus.
Coursework 100%: Made up of 60% tutorial reports, 20% mid term exam, poster 15% and a 5% progress report.
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