MC058 - Master of Applied Science (Geospatial Information)

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RMIT program code: MC058
Plan name: Master of Applied Science (Geospatial Information)
Plan code: MC058
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 023208E

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 

Important: This program has been discontinued and is not open to new applicants.

 

Total number of Credit Points needed to complete this master's degree program is 144 credit points or 12 courses equivalent.

 

Credit Transfer

At RMIT you can apply for credit so your previous learning or experience counts toward your RMIT program.  If you are eligible for credit transfer or advanced standing please complete Credit transfer and higher education recognition of prior learning application form.

 

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

If you are seeking to claim RPL based on your work and professional development program offered by your employer (as well as previous formal study that is more than 10 years old) then there is an additional form (Higher Education application for recognition of prior learning (RPL) assessment document).

 

Lodge the relevant Credit Transfer/RPL form(s) on the RMIT Connect Student PortalAs Soon As Possible along with all your supporting documents, e.g. transcript, resume, reference letters etc.

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Year One of Program

Research Methods is a compulsory course or pre-requisite that must be successfully completed before attempting Dissertation. 

Please enrol in one of the following research method courses listed below:

- OENG1120      Research Methods in Engineering
- BIOL1070        Research Methods

Note: One of the courses listed above makes up for the second course required to be completed in the table below where two courses are required to be completed.

Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

GIS Fundamentals12GEOM1159City Campus15591560
AND

Select and Complete Six (6) Courses from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Remote Sensing12GEOM2128City Campus1869
Resource Management12YesENVI1096City Campus1493
GIS Applications12YesGEOM1167City Campus1581
GIS Principles12YesGEOM1163City Campus1561
Satellite Positioning12GEOM2066City Campus1563
Cartography and Visualisation12GEOM2069City Campus1564
Spatial Information Science Analytics12YesGEOM2133City Campus1870
Human Geography12HUSO2150City Campus1800
Distributed Mapping12YesGEOM2142City Campus1780
Introduction to Statistical Computing12MATH1322City Campus2482
Introduction to Statistics12YesMATH1324City Campus25382488
Database Concepts12YesISYS1055City Campus26282590
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Select and Complete Forty Eight (48) Credit Points from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Dissertation48YesGEOM2072City Campus15981630
Dissertation Part A (Preparation)24YesGEOM2073City Campus16521632
Dissertation Part B (Implementation)24YesGEOM2074City Campus17271682
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Academic Services Centre - Melbourne City Campus

College of Science, Engineering and Health

Lodge your enquiries via RMIT Connect Student Portal

https://rmit.service-now.com/connect/

Tel: +61 3 9925 2621

 

Program Manager Professor Allison Kealy

School of Science, Geosptial Discipline

Building 12, Level 11, Room 16

360-370 Swanston Street

Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

Tel: +61 3 9925 1261

Email: allison.kealy@rmit.edu.au

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

Material fees

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Enrolment

For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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