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Geographical Information Systems 2 (GIS)

Bachelor's level | 7.5 credits | Course code: NGN190
Autumn 2020
50% Distance
Period: 3 November 2020 - 17 January 2021
2) Only EU/EEA citizens and students with approved residence permit in Sweden can apply

About the Course

This is a web-based course introducing Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Part I consists of practical exercises where you work with the application of GIS tools and technology. Part II consists of an individual project work where you apply your GIS skills. After the course you will have understanding of how GIS as tool can be used to solve spatial problems of different complexity and how to evaluate and compare different sources for geographical data and data capturing techniques.

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Requirements and Selection

Requirements: Genomgången kurs NGN180 eller motsvarande.

Selection: Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 225 credits.

Tuition Fee

Application fee: 900 SEK
Full course cost: 14 875 SEK
First payment: 14 875 SEK

EU/EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students do not pay fees. More information on:

Study Guidance

Course information: On the course's page in Canvas - course literature, schedule, etc.

Registration occurs approximately one week before the course begins.  Admitted students will receive an email with instructions from our department. 

Other questions please contact:


Department of Earth Sciences
Box 460
40530 Göteborg
Visiting address: Guldhedsgatan 5a

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