Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University

Geographical Information Technologies

UNIGIS is a Distance Learning Postgraduate Network in Geographical Information Systems (GIS) run jointly by Manchester Metropolitan University and the University of Salford designed to meet the needs of professionals working in the GI industry. Aids critical understanding of the software engineering practices and standards that underpin database and web application development and the methodologies for implementing those practices in a GIS context. A critical understanding of the issues involved in designing the storage and use of geographical data in databases and web-based applications is forged. Also key is proficiency in the design, implementation and evaluation of small scale database and web-application projects.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning - 3 years
PgCert Distance learning - 3 years
PgDip Distance learning - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Manchester Campus Manchester M15 6BH North West

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