Course Title: Store and retrieve spatial data

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4388 Certificate IV in Surveying

Course Title: Store and retrieve spatial data

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

GEOM5144C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Thierry Demathieu

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 8359

Course Contact Email: thierry.demathieu@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to store and retrieve spatial data, including digital and hard copy storage. The unit covers locating, storing, and backing up data according to organisational procedures.

The unit supports those who work in support positions in a surveying or spatial information services team in surveying, town planning, cartography, mapping and geographic information systems (GIS).

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites for this unit.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CPPSIS4022 Store and retrieve spatial data

Elements:

1.Prepare spatial data for storage.

2.Access and retrieve spatial data.

3.Manage spatial data security.


Learning Outcomes

Please refer to the Elements of Competency.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment Tasks

You must pass each of the following assessment tasks to demonstrate competent. 

AssessmentWeight%
Task 1Assignment 130%
Task 2Assignment 230%
Task 3Test 40%

These tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix 

 

Elements/

Performance Criteria Covered

Task 1

Task 2

Task 3

1.1

X

X

X

1.2

X

X

X

1.3

X

X

X

1.4

X

X

X

2.1

 

X

X

2.2

 

X

X

3.1

X

X

X

3.2

X

X

X


To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency. Assessment methods have been designed to measure your achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over multiple tasks.