Ulster University

Ulster University

Geographic Information Systems (E-Learning)

This course is designed to provide a broad-based education in the principles and practice of GIS. Core modules cover issues such as the representation, acquisition, management and manipulation of spatial data; spatial analysis and modelling; remote sensing; GIS in the commercial environment; spatial databases and web-based programming. Concepts and techniques are illustrated using a variety of applications.

Course modules

Sponsorship information



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MSc Part-time January 2017 - 3 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 - 12 months
PgCert Distance learning (full-time) September 2016 - 3 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 - 8 months
PgCert Distance learning (full-time) January 2017 - 3 months
PgCert Distance learning January 2017 - 8 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 8 months
PgDip Part-time January 2017 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time January 2017 - 8 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Coleraine Campus Coleraine BT52 1SA Northern Ireland

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