Graduate Certificate of Spatial Science Technology (Geographic Information Systems)

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Courses Overview

What will I learn?
Pursue your passion
USQ is Graduate Certificate of Spatial Science Technology (Geographic Information Systems) is ideal if you have a three or four year bachelor degree in a field other than engineering and you want to extend your knowledge in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). You don it even need work experience to commence your postgraduate studies in this degree.
Through this four unit degree, you have the option to select from a range of courses (subjects), including web-based geographic information systems, land studies and photogrammetry and remote sensing.
Further Study
When you complete your Graduate Certificate of Spatial Science Technology you could take the credit from your studies and go on to complete the Graduate Diploma of Spatial Science Technology. You could even go on to complete the Master of Spatial Science Technology where you will have the opportunity to do a research project and dissertation to apply your formal knowledge to a real world issue.
Career outcomes
As a GIS graduate, you could work in GIS, spatial information analysis, planning, mapping and spatial data management. You could support practicing professionals and make a difference in the future of GIS.
Professional accreditation
The Graduate Certificate of Spatial Science Technology is not accredited by any professional bodies other than the University of Southern Queensland.


Department

Which department am I in? Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences (HES)


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Students must have Bachelor degree in a relevant discipline or bachelor degree in non-relevant discipline plus a USQ graduate certificate or USQ graduate certificate. English language requirements: IELTS (Academic only) - 6.5 (or better)(no component lower than 6.0); TOEFL (paper based) - 570 (with a minimum Test of Written English score TWE 5); TOEFL (electronic or computer based) - 230 (with an essay rating of at least 5); TOEFL (internet based) - 90 (or better) (with 20 minimum in all bands); Pearson (PTE Academic) - 58 (or better) (with no communicative score less than 58); Cambridge English Scale Scores for FCE, CAE and CPE3 - Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) or Proficiency (CPE) with a score of 176 or above. No less than 169 in each skill.


Entry Requirement For International Student

Australian university three or four-year Bachelor degree in an approved discipline area, or equivalent.
or
A minimum of five years i relevant professional work experience.
Other English Language requirements: TOEFL paper based score of 570 or better (with minimum test of written English score of 5); TOEFL electronic score of 230 or better (with an essay rating of at least 5); PTE academic score of 58 or better (with no communicative score lower than 58); Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) or Proficiency (CPE) with a score of 176 or above. No less than 169 in each skill.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
University of Southern Queensland (USQ) offers below pathways courses for this subject Tertiary Preparation Program
Tertiary Preparation Program


Full Time (0.5 years)

AUD $6,485 for the entire course

26 February 2018, 16 July 2018

University of Southern Queensland (USQ) Toowoomba Campus, West Street, TOOWOOMBA, Queensland, 4350, TOOWOOMBA, Australia


Online/Distance (Variable)

A$11,290.00 (US$ 8,831) per year

26 February 2018, 16 July 2018

University of Southern Queensland (USQ) Toowoomba Campus, West Street, TOOWOOMBA, Queensland, 4350, TOOWOOMBA, Australia