|Tuition fee:|| |
|Start date:||September 2014, September 2015|
|Duration full-time:||12 months|
|Delivery mode:||On Campus|
|Educational variant:||Part-time, Full-time|
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This intensive programme also allows you to tailor your degree around your interests and career goals as well as give you hands-on experience in geographical problem solving.
The taught MSc programme is designed to prepare you for employment through courses that reflect the industrys need for expertise to give you a marketable edge. Geographical Information Science is also available as a masters by research, as is Geographical Information Science and Society.
* Distributed GIS
* Introduction to Spatial Analysis
* Research Practice and Project Planning
* Spatial Modelling
Optional courses may include:
* Advanced Spatial Database Methods
* Fundamentals of Remote Sensing
* Further Spatial Analysis
* Hyperspectral Remote Sensing
* Introduction to LiDAR in Remote Sensing
* Object Oriented Software Engineering: Principles
* Object Oriented Software Engineering: Spatial Algorithms
* Principles of Geographical Information Sciences
* Spatial Modelling of Human-Environment Interactions
There is also a wide range of optional courses available from the School of Informatics and the School of Social and Political Science.
Generally a UK 2:1 degree, or its international equivalent. However, lesser qualifications may be accepted with demonstrated relevant industry experience. Evidence of proficiency in English must be provided if this is not the applicant's first language.
| CAE score: (read more) |
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) is part of the Cambridge English suite and is targeted at a high level (IETLS 6.5-8.0). It is an international English language exam set at the right level for academic and professional success. Developed by Cambridge English Language Assessment - part of the University of Cambridge - it helps you stand out from the crowd as a high achiever.
|80 (Grade A)|
|TOEFL iBT® test:||100|
IMPORTANT NOTE: Since April 2014 the ETS tests (including TOEFL and TOEIC) are no longer accepted for Tier 4 visa applications to the United Kingdom. The university might still accept these tests to admit you to the university, but if you require a Tier 4 visa to enter the UK and begin your degree programme, these tests will not be sufficient to obtain your Visa.