Geographical Information Systems - GIS

Technological University Dublin - City Campus


Course Name Geographical Information Systems - GIS
Course Provider Technological University Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Continuing Professional Development Certificate TU Dublin None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencement Date September 2020
Application Date Part Time App Form TU Dublin

Early application is encouraged. As the number of places is limited, candidates may be short-listed on the basis of information supplied on the application form. Late applications may be considered should vacancies remain. Candidates will be notified of the outcome or of any short listing procedures

Note: As places are limited on this popular course, early application is advised.
Duration 2 Semesters (total 24 weeks)

3 hour sessions on 1 evening per week (usually Tuesday)

Mode of Study
Part Time

Method of Delivery
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Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements?
As a continuing professional development certificate, this is aimed at individuals who are ideally but not necessarily working in GIS or a related industry and require development of skills in this area. Candidates will normally hold an existing qualification at level 5 (Leaving Certificate) or higher.
Course Content

CPD Cert (10 ECTS credits)

This Level 8 one year programme provides a sound theoretical and practical foundation in this challenging and evolving discipline. The module comprises lectures and complimentary laboratory practical exercises us...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Overview GIS: Components of a GIS, historical development and evolution of GIS, capabilities and applications of GIS

Data Models: Concept of a data model - object / field models, vector and raster. Development of a data model in GIS - Cad, Geo-re...

Number of Credits Award
CPD Cert (10 ECTS credits)
Further Enquiries Eamonn Donnelly
01 402 3732
Location Bolton Street
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