GI – Integration, Applications and Society


Prerequisite/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
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design