Course Title: Design spatial networks and geocoding
Part B: Course Detail
Teaching Period: Term1 2012
Course Code: GEOM5113C
Course Title: Design spatial networks and geocoding
School: 130T Vocational Engineering
Campus: City Campus
Program: C6098 - Advanced Diploma of Spatial Information Services
Course Contact: Program Manager
Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468
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Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff
03 9925 8359
03 9925 4445
Nominal Hours: 100
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Pre-requisites and Co-requisites
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to analyse and design spatial networks and geocoding. It requires the ability to apply wide-ranging specialised technical, creative and conceptual skills, a broad knowledge of spatial datasets and accountability for personal and group outcomes. Functions will entail complying with and developing or amending organisational guidelines.
National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria
National Element Code & Title:
CPPSIS6018A Design spatial networks and geocoding
1. Analyse and design networks.
1.1 Appropriate application areas for networks are
2. Conduct geocoding.
2.1 Appropriate data sources for geocoding are
3. Validate outcome.
3.1 Appropriate network and geocoding procedures are
Details of Learning Activities
Students will participate in a variety of teaching methods including: lectures, tutorials,practicals, class discussion,
seminar presentations, group/individual work on projects, audio-visual presentations, site visits, and interaction with
individuals and groups within the Surveying and Spatial area.
|1 - 8 February 2012||Introduction and Overview of Course|
|2 - 15 February 2012||Analyse and design networks|
|3 - 22 February 2012||Analyse and design networks|
|4 - 29 February 2012||Analyse and design networks|
|5 - 7 March 2012||Conduct geocoding||Project Phase 1|
|6 - 14 March 2012||Conduct geocoding|
|7 - 21 March 2012||Conduct geocoding|
|8 - 28 March 2012||Conduct geocoding|
|9 - 3 April 2012||Conduct geocoding|
|10 - 13 April 2011||Conduct geocoding|
|11 - 20 April 2011||Conduct geocoding|
| 12 - 4 May 2011||Conduct geocoding|
| 13 - 11 May 2011||Conduct geocoding|
|14 - 18 May 2011||Validate outcome|
|15 - 25 May 2011||Validate outcome|
|16 - 1 June 2011||Validate outcome|
|17 - 6 June 2011||Validate outcome||Project Phase 2|
|18 - 15 June 2011||Portfolio|
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Overview of Assessment
Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.
You are required to complete the following three assessment tasks:
1. Assignment Weight 20% - Week 5
2. Project Report Weight 40% - Week 17
3. Project Portfolio Weight 40% - Week 18
NYC 0-49% Not yet competence
CAG 50 – 59% Competence Achieved -Graded
CC 60 – 69% Competence with credit
CDI 70 – 79% Competence with distinction
CHD 80-100% Competence with high distinction
All assessment tasks need to be successfully completed to demonstrate competence.
Assessment Task Element Percentage loading
Assignment One Element 1 20%
Assignment Two Element 1,2 and 3 40%
Project portfolio Element 1,2 and 3 7 40%
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