CA6241 - Geographic Data Management and Planning Analysis

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
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Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2015/16

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

To understand the Geographic Information Science principles that underlie the development of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software and its intelligent use; to demonstrate how geographic information systems be applied to tackle problems encountered in geospatial, environmental and land use planning applications; to understand techniques, data sources, and skills for analyzing regions as economic, social, and spatial systems; to introduce systems modeling, benefit-cost analysis, budgetary analysis, decision analysis, and forecasting techniques for analyzing situations that require a planning response.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
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