The University of Queensland

Master of Geographic Information Science (32 units) - Science and Mathematics

The University of Queensland

Course details

CRICOS course code: 084723C

Level of study: Postgraduate

Summary

The postgraduate programs in Geographic Information Science produce high-quality graduates with both technical and research skills in advanced areas of geographic information science. Graduates are competent in basic and advanced computing skills especially in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software; various GIS and remote sensing operations; and implementation and management of GIS projects.

The program also covers applications of GIS and remote sensing technologies to various areas; resource analysis through remote sensing and air photo interpretation; expert systems and decision support systems; and research, both applied and theoretical, in the field of spatial information systems.

Program structure

The courses offered in the Master of Geographic Information Science are set out in the course list. Each course is allocated a certain number of units (#).The Program Rules explain what is required to complete the Master of Geographic Information Science. These requirements include the total number of units you need to complete in order to graduate.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 41,040 Per Year Read moreIndicative annual fee 2021: 42,688
Start date: 22 February 2021
26 July 2021
Duration: 2 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

The University of Queensland

St Lucia Campus
Brisbane Queensland 4072
Australia

Entry criteria

Bachelor degree in any field; or

Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Geographic Information Science.

UQ or equivalent GPA of 4.5 or above on a 7 point scale.

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ TOEFL IBT - Overall 87, listening 19, reading 19, writing 21 and speaking 19. TOEFL PB - Overall 570, listening 54, reading 54, writing 59/5. Pearsons - Overall Score of 64 and 60 in all sub bands. BEP - A minimum overall grade of 4 plus a minimum grade of C in all macro skills. CES - Overall 176 and 169 in all sub bands. OET is not accepted.

Address

The University of Queensland
St Lucia Campus
Brisbane Queensland 4072
Australia