Geospatial Information Technology

2018/2019

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Students who complete the module will acquire the following knowledge, skills and competencies:

Learning objectives

Knowledge

  • Systems design
  • System development for geospatial applications using AGILE methods
  • Spatial databases and query languages
  • Principles of Distributed GIS
  • Standards for web-based GI applications

Skills

  • Understanding the path from user requirements over design to implementation and test.
  • Applying up-to-date system development methods and programming tools
  • Evaluating the various approaches to systems design and development.

Competences

  • Ability to design and build simple spatially enabled applications using modern object orientated development tools.

Type of instruction

Combined lectures and exercises.

Exam

Exams

Name of examGeospatial Information Technology
Type of exam
Written exam
ECTS5
Permitted aids
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAre stated in the Joint Programme Regulations.

Facts about the module

Danish titleGeospatial informationsteknologi
Module codePGLLANK17106
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
SemesterAutumn
ECTS5
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module

Organisation

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