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MScApplied GIS

Tuition fee £16,000.00 per year
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sheffield.ac.uk/..architecture/applied-gis 

Overview

Our MSc Applied GIS will provide you with the mix of technical skills, practical experience and theoretical understanding you need to launch a successful career in the fields of GIS, applied policy research or spatial data analysis.

You’ll develop a wide variety of knowledge in areas such as advanced spatial analysis, geovisualisation, policy applications of GIS in practice, and thematic mapping and cartogram creation.

Programme structure

Modules

Autumn semester core modules

Quantitative Analysis 1
Applications of GIS
Open Source GIS
Spatial Data Analysis

Spring semester core modules

Research Proposal for Applied GIS
Advanced GIS Methods
The Professional GIS Project

Optional modules

Quantitative Analysis 2
Transport Planning
Issues in Housing
Regional Governance and Policy
Plus any approved module in Geography or Urban Studies and Planning.

Teaching

Computer workshops
Lectures
Seminars
Group work
Presentations
Independent study

Assessment

Practical GIS projects
Visualisations
Presentations
Reports
Essays
Dissertation

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Application start
Aug 1, 2017
Pre-deadline
May 1, 2018 23:59 (GMT)

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Primary deadline
Aug 1, 2017 23:59 (GMT)

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.