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Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems (GIS)

Bachelor's level | 7.5 credits | Course code: NGN240

The course is not given as a stand-alone course this academic year, but can be included in the program/course package. For information contact the department.

About the Course

In this course you will learn about different types of remote sensing data such as various satellite imagery and LIDAR data, as well as their application in geoscientific context, for example the calculation of vegetation indices and the identification of landforms. You will work with different software packages, one of them GIS, used for handling, analysis and interpretation of remote sensing data products.

Course Syllabus


Tuition Fee

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

Study Guidance

Emily Whitehurst Zack
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Guldhedsgatan 5a


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

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