Surveying, Geoinformatics or Land Management

2018/2019

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Students who complete the project module must:

Learning objectives

Knowledge

  • be knowledgeable about technologies and theories/methods relevant within Surveying, Geoinformatics or Land Management
  • be knowledgeable about the fundamental principles of Problem Based Learning (PBL) as implemented in the Aalborg PBL model (*)

Skills

  • master theories/methods related to Surveying, Geoinformatics or Land Management.
  • be able to evaluate theories/methods related to Surveying, Geoinformatics or Land Management.
  • be able to identify problems related to Surveying, Geoinformatics or Land Management.
  • be able to assess/analyse problems related to Surveying, Geoinformatics or Land Management.
  • be able to suggest solutions to problems related to Surveying, Geoinformatics or Land Management.
  • be able to assess the quality of the suggested solutions
  • be able to communicate/discuss problems related to Surveying, Geoinformatics or Land Management with both peers and non-specialists
  • be able to structure project management activities based on a well formulated problem formulation (*)

Competences

  • be able to master relevant data and technologies
  • be able to master general skills required to solve typical tasks
  • be able to give advice regarding problems related to Surveying, Geoinformatics or Land Management
  • must be able to structure and combine theoretical discussions with practical challengers throughout the project work and its result (the project report)
  • be able to reflect on, plan and manage a study project in a PBL learning environment (*)

(*)

To obtain the knowledge, skills and competence marked with (*) it is presupposed that students follow the course in Problem Based Learning and Project Management that the school offers all foreign students in the beginning of 1st semester.

Type of instruction

Project work. 

Exam

Exams

Name of examSurveying, Geoinformatics or Land Management
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
ECTS20
Permitted aids
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAre stated in the Joint Programme Regulations.

Facts about the module

Danish titleSurveying, Geoinformatics or Land Management
Module codePGLLANK17105
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
SemesterAutumn
ECTS20
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg, Campus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudyboard for Planning, Geography and Surveying
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design