University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Applied Geographical Information Systems and Remote Sensing

This course combines the areas of remote sensing and spatial analysis (Geographical Information Systems: GIS), and is particularly suitable for those who wish to obtain a broad overview of the subject, with scope for specialisation.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject area (e.g. pure and applied sciences, technological or social sciences); IELTS score of 6.5 overall with a minimum score of 5.5 in each component (or equivalent).

Course modules

Year 1 semester 1 core modules: research project; skills and project work; core skills in gis. Optional: environmental pollution; programming skills in remote sensing; gis for environmental management. Semester 2 core modules: skills and project work; topographic data analysis techniques and applications; practical skills in remote sensing; research project. Optional: census and neighbourhood analysis; gis for analysis of health; gis for healthcare management.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,570 per Year 1 (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Highfield Campus Southampton SO17 1BJ South East

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