Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course summary:
- Use your knowledge to implement geographical information systems.
- work-based placements
- live projects
- guest lectures
- a virtual learning platform
- self-directed study
- demonstrations and practical workshops
- strategic analyst
- data analyst in a range of fields
- GIS technician
- environmental modeler within a range of disciplines
- environmental and ecology fields
- hazard and risk management
- planning departments
- emergency services
- health authorities
- public health
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. Modules studied may differ depending on when you start your course. Compulsory modules Applied Research Methods Applying Gis Gis And Spatial Analysis Gis And Statistical Modelling Introduction To Gis Major Research Project Elective modules Comparative International Planning Ecological Field Survey And Evaluation Gis And The Environment Open Source And Online Gis Professional Practice Professional Project Remote Sensing
A lower second class degree or above in a relevant subject ensures consideration for entry on to the course. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more Individuals without a suitable degree will be considered where they can demonstrate they meet the applicant entry profile and have worked for two years at a management level using GIS in the workplace, or, have a sufficiently high level of technical ability and responsibility within their role to meet the satisfaction of the admissions tutor. If English is not your first language you typically need an IELTS 6.0 score with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
English language requirements
If English is not your first language you typically need an IELTS 6.0 score with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
Fees and funding
No fee information has been provided for this course