Masters Programs in Geospatial Technologies

Compare 2 Masters Programs in Geospatial Technologies

Geospatial Technologies

Earning a master’s degree can be a great way for undergraduates to make the most of their budding education. To this end, a Master in Geospatial Technologies provides the means to take the latest technologies and use them to forge a better understanding of earth and how mankind relates to it.

 

Curious students may ask the question, what is a Master in Geospatial Technologies? This degree entails a combination of geographic studies and information technology, which can then be applied to many different subjects. Students will be privy to practical skills such as computer mapping and software applications while also learning a great deal about resource management and general geography. Instruction is given through lectures and seminars in addition to hands-on workshops for a deeper understanding.

Students earning a master’s degree in geospatial technologies can apply their knowledge to a variety of industries, thereby affording ample opportunity to all graduates. Those concerned with environmental issues can utilize their studies for things like preservation and alternative energy development. Due to the global nature of such coursework, graduates can secure rewarding employment all over the world.

 

Depending on things like the length of a master's program, as well as the actual attended, tuition fees can vary quite a bit. As a result, students must determine whether a school fits into their financial outlook before making a decision.

 

Graduates can choose from a variety of focuses in order to obtain a career they love. Prospective careers include architectural and engineering pursuits, environmental science, survey work, urban planning, and a number of other areas. Graduates can also apply these skills to things like forestry and the development of infrastructure, or even the maintenance of expansive landscaping projects.

 

For many students, school attendance can prove difficult, especially for those located in remote areas of the world. In this instance, online classes can be extremely beneficial and are typically offered by a number of great institutions. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master In Geological Technologies And Sciences

University of Cagliari
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Cagliari

The degree program is structured with a first year in which they are addressed teachings characterize the main scientific areas (SSD) of Geology, by GEO / GEO 01/08. The teachings of the second year round areas of Earth Sciences with the teachings of integrative disciplines which allow to give students a broader view of the scope of ... [+]

Masters in Geospatial Technologies. The Master of Science in Science and Technology Geological lasts two years and confers the academic title of master's degree. For graduation, students must obtain 120 credits. The ordinary period for the conduct of educational activities is established for each AA between 1 October and 30 June. The educational activities each year is divided into two semesters: usually the first starts the first week of October, according to the first week of March. E 'request frequency for each individual teaching of at least 60% of the hours of teaching and 80% of the hours required for laboratory and / or soil. For students engaged in part-time must attend at least for the practical-applicative activities. The signatures of the frequency control is by the individual teacher. The degree program is structured with a first year in which they are addressed teachings characterize the main scientific areas (SSD) of Geology, by GEO / GEO 01/08. The teachings of the second year round areas of Earth Sciences with the teachings of integrative disciplines which allow to give students a broader view of the scope of Earth Sciences. There will be 12 credits of educational activities chosen by the student. In addition, 6 credits are dedicated to training activities to be carried out in public and / or private organizations to acquire and / or improve knowledge about the educational objectives of the degree course. The final exam consists in the presentation, in open court before a Commission, a report... [-]

Master's studies in Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing for Landscape Planning

Universidad Católica de Ávila
Online & Campus Combined Part time September 2018 Spain Ávila

M. Sc. in Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing for Landscape Planning at the Catholic University of Avila and the Moscow State [+]

M. Sc. in Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing for Landscape Planning at the Catholic University of Avila and the Moscow State University. The main objective of the International M. Sc. in Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing for Landscape Planning is to provide students with advanced training in the latest geospatial techniques. The course will present these new technology theories and training in environmental and landscape planning. The Masters will be jointly conducted by the Catholic University of Ávila and Moscow State University, one of the world's most prestigious academic institutions. In this international environment, students will learn the technical basics and the latest trends to be able to join international, interdisciplinary projects of territorial planning, urban management, environment, forest resource management, risk assessment and water resources management. The expert knowledge and use of these tools is now absolutely essential for urban and regional planning, environmental analysis and management, water resources management, to logistics and environmental consulting, civil engineering, meteorology, forestry, oceanography, geophysical exploration, digital image enhancement and applied research. Finally, the International M. Sc. in Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing for Landscape Planning also seeks to give the opportunity to students who wish to enter higher education doctorate. Requirements We welcome applications from motivated students that hold a bachelor degree comprising of the following subjects/educational areas: - Environmental Sciences - Forestry - Agronomy - Biology - Spatial Planning - Geography - Geology - Water and Infrastructure Engineering* - Surveying and Land Management - Cultural Heritage - Ecology... [-]