After completed course the students will understand how the geographical reality can be represented in digital form. The students will have knowledge about formats, standards and technologies relevant for linking web based applications to geographical information systems. The students will have experience in developing and preparing web-based applications handling geographical information. The students will know and be able to use results from important research projects in this topic.
Net Support LearningProject workMeeting(s)/Seminar(s)Tutoring
The course will be offered both as an ordinary campus course and as a course that is offered in a flexible way to off-campus students. Lecture notes, e-lectures and other types of e-learning material will be offered through an LMS. Communication between the teachers and the students, and among the students, will be facilitated by the LMS.
Oral exam, individuallyEvaluation of Project(s)
Individual oral examination (30 minutes each student); discussion based on the project work and also relevant general questions.
Final grading based on total evaluation of (group based) project work and individual examination.
Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)
There is no re-sit examination for projects.
Oral presentation (approved by teacher). The students will present parts of the curriculum as course assignments.
Preregistration in Fronter is necessary to ensure that the course is offered. The course will not run if less than five students have preregistred by August 20.
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