GI – Integration, Applications and Society


Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

Having completed the 1st Semester.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

To give students the opportunity to work with self-chosen problems related to the role of GI in decision-making through applying geocomputation techniques, geovisualisation, image processing and decision support technology.

Learning objectives


  • The use of different spatial analysis and geocomputational techniques and understanding their strengths and weaknesses in decision-making processes
  • Communicating their data and findings through geovisualisation tools in all steps of decision-making
  • Evaluating the performance of various types of spatial decision support systems


  • Designing and setting up advanced systems for knowledge based e-government in smaller organisations

Type of instruction

Self-chosen projects with supervision.



Name of examGI – Integration, Applications and Society
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Permitted aids
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingExternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleGI – Integration, anvendelser og samfundet
Module codePGLLANK17207
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Planning and Surveying
DepartmentDepartment of Planning
FacultyThe Technical Faculty of IT and Design