This innovative programme offers a practical approach to implementing GIS techniques in work and other real-world environments.
Introducing your course
A masters in Geographical Information Systems , opens the doors to a huge selection of career opportunities in both business, land surveillance, teaching, academia and much more. This innovative degree course offers a practical approach to implementing GIS techniques in work and other real-world environments and builds a set of invaluable skills that are highly translatable to a variety of professions and careers.
Our programme will enhance your skills and knowledge of information acquisition, extraction and management, data analysis, computer modelling and mapping, which can be applied to key fields such as business decision making, health management, planning, and environmental management.
In particular our programme:
builds on the considerable GIS experience and expertise of the universities of Southampton and Leeds
includes optional modules from other Worldwide Universities Network partners, adding further breadth in advanced areas
uses well-established virtual learning environments, through distance-learning resources, telephone support and electronic communication
The programme is particularly suitable if you work in local enterprise or public sector organisations, and require core training and skills development in GIS, or if you want to study independently.