Welcome to: SGER50 GIS: Geographical Information System for the Social Sciences, 7.5 credits
The course aims to provide an introduction to the rapidly growing field of GIS, for students interested in applying it within their research or work. The course introduces students to some key conceptual debates and developments in GIS, and it provides an introduction to the most important theories and practises of GIS. During the course the students will learn about the potential applications of GIS within various fields of study. An introduction to the principles of GIS as well as relevant research issues will be covered in the theoretical lectures.
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