MC265 - Master of Geospatial Science

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RMIT program code: MC265
Plan name: Master of Geospatial Science
Plan code: MC265
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 092796G

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 

- Recommended full-time study load for this program is 48 credit points or Four (4) courses equivalent each semester.

- Total number of credit points needed to complete this master's degree is 192 credit points or 16 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

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

GIS Fundamentals12GEOM1159City Campus15591560
Database Concepts12YesISYS1055City Campus26282590
Satellite Positioning12GEOM2066City Campus1563
Remote Sensing12GEOM2128City Campus1869
GIS Principles12YesGEOM1163City Campus1561
Cartography and Visualisation12GEOM2069City Campus1564
AND

Complete One (1) of the following Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Research Methods in Engineering12OENG1120City Campus3000 (FF)2969 (FF)
Research Methods12YesBIOL2411City Campus2108
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from the following Geospatial Science Options:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

GIS Analytics12YesGEOM2152City Campus1898
Resource Management12YesENVI1096City Campus1493
Human Geography12HUSO2150City Campus1800
Advanced GIS12YesGEOM2151City Campus1897
Physical Geography12GEOM2153City Campus1798
Land Development12GEOM2076City Campus1732
Cartography 312YesGEOM2082City Campus1739
Distributed Mapping12YesGEOM2142City Campus1780
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

{

Complete the following One (1) Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Dissertation48YesGEOM2072City Campus15981630
OR

Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Dissertation Part A (Preparation)24YesGEOM2073City Campus16521632
Dissertation Part B (Implementation)24YesGEOM2074City Campus17271682
}
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from the following Geospatial Science Options:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

GIS Analytics12YesGEOM2152City Campus1898
Resource Management12YesENVI1096City Campus1493
Human Geography12HUSO2150City Campus1800
Advanced GIS12YesGEOM2151City Campus1897
Physical Geography12GEOM2153City Campus1798
Land Development12GEOM2076City Campus1732
Cartography 312YesGEOM2082City Campus1739
Distributed Mapping12YesGEOM2142City Campus1780
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) of the following Option Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

GIS Analytics12YesGEOM2152City Campus1898
Resource Management12YesENVI1096City Campus1493
Human Geography12HUSO2150City Campus1800
Advanced GIS12YesGEOM2151City Campus1897
Physical Geography12GEOM2153City Campus1798
Land Development12GEOM2076City Campus1732
Cartography 312YesGEOM2082City Campus1739
Distributed Mapping12YesGEOM2142City Campus1780
Strategic Planning issues12ARCH1261City Campus2242 (FF)
2243 (INT)
Planning Theory12ARCH1272City Campus2105 (FF)
2106 (INT)
Spatial Thinking and Urban Design12ARCH1274City Campus2177 (FF)
2178 (INT)
Integrated Transport Planning12ARCH1311City Campus2085 (FF)
2086 (INT)
Urban Economics and Spatial Development12ARCH1408City Campus2291 (FF)
2292 (INT)
Artificial Intelligence12YesCOSC1125City Campus1984
Algorithms and Analysis12YesCOSC1285City Campus20021963
Advanced Programming12YesCOSC1295City Campus17741725
Data Mining12YesCOSC2111City Campus1816
Database Systems12YesCOSC2407City Campus1782
Programming Fundamentals12YesCOSC2531City Campus26392600
Big Data Management12YesCOSC2636City Campus2651
Big Data Processing12YesCOSC2637City Campus1696
Statutory Planning12ENVI1134City Campus2185 (FF)
2186 (INT)
Ecosystems and Human Impact12ENVI1162City Campus2793 (ISV)
Ecology12YesENVI1210City Campus2121
The Hydrosphere12YesENVI1215City Campus1482
The Atmosphere12ENVI1216City Campus1483
The Soil Environment12YesENVI1217City Campus1467
Information Systems Risk Management12YesINTE2396City Campus2048
Information Retrieval12YesISYS1078City Campus2631
The Digital Information Environment12ISYS1166City Campus2014 (ONL)
2256
1987 (ONL)
2215
Project Management12MANU2123City Campus2890 (FF)2867 (FF)
Mathematical Modelling and Decision Analysis12YesMATH1293City Campus2666
Analysis of Categorical Data12YesMATH1298City Campus1449
Multivariate Analysis Techniques12YesMATH1309City Campus1450
Time Series Analysis12YesMATH1318City Campus2509
Introduction to Statistical Computing12MATH1322City Campus2482
Introduction to Statistics12YesMATH1324City Campus25382488
Essential Mathematics12MATH2267City Campus16031577
Applied Bayesian Statistics12YesMATH2269City Campus1448
Data Visualisation12YesMATH2270City Campus31321581
 

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Program structure enquiries

Academic Services Centre - Melbourne City Campus

College of Science, Engineering and Health

Building 3, Level 1, Room 2

124 La Trobe Street Melbourne 3000

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

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