Geographic Information Science - Conversion Course - Bolton Street

TU Dublin - City Campus


Course Name Geographic Information Science - Conversion Course - Bolton Street
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU268
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencement Date: September 2022
Location Bolton Street
Application Date Applications open from November 2021.
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Duration 1 year full-time

Method of Delivery Classroom

In full-time mode, each phase is completed over a 15-week semester. Phases 1 and 2 comprise of taught modules with circa 15 contact hours per week each. During Phase 2, as part of the module Work Placement, students will have the opportunity to gain relevant practical industry experience working within a company or organization. Phase 3 consists of one mandatory module, Research Project and Dissertation.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Conversion Programme
To be admitted to the programme, students should have a minimum of a 2.2 in an honours bachelor degree (level 8 NQAI) or equivalent. Applications from candidates who have an equivalent qualification at honours level (for example...

Comment Can I undertake individual modules?
Yes. Applications will be considered prior to the beginning of each Semester and places will be allocated space permitting.
Course Content

Expand+What is a Postgraduate Conversion Programme?

A conversion programme enables graduates of one discipline to acquire a qualification in a different discipline at Postgraduate Diploma and Masters Level. Having studied a particular degree you may deci...

Subjects Taught Fundamentals of GIS
Spatial Data Acquisition
GI Project Management
Web and User Interface Design
Spatial Databases
Introduction to Programming
Advanced GIS
GIS Modelling
Work Placement
Programming for GIS
Advanced Spatial Data Management
Research Project and Dissertation
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What are my career opportunities?
It is an exciting and challenging time for the geospatial industry and also a time of opportunity. Government has recognised the value and benefit in promoting Ireland as a smart economy and developing the expertise...

Further Enquiries Contact Us
Alain Chenaux
01-220 6526
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