SGER43 GIS: Geographical Information System for the Social Sciences, 15 credits
The course is offered as an interdisciplinary single subject course in human geography, geographical information systems, on the master’s level.
The course aims to provide an introduction to the rapidly growing field of GIS, for students interested in applying it within their projects and research. It is strongly interdisciplinary in scope, and thus is appropriate for students from a diverse set of backgrounds. This would include students with undergraduate degrees in the social and human sciences, economics, sustainability and development studies as well as a range of other disciplinary as well as professional backgrounds.
By offering students considerable flexibility in their choice of framing and design of their projects, the course seeks to accommodate individual research interests and needs.
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