This program arms students with the technical and analytical skills for a career in one of the country’s most rapidly changing industries. Students acquire knowledge of innovative technologies including satellite imagery and laser measurement systems. Students develop critical insights into spatial science through study of surveying, mapping, engineering systems, land development, town planning, environmental management, land law, and sustainable development. This program is a stepping stone to a bachelor’s degree in spatial science or spatial science technology. For more program information, visit Associate Degree of Spatial Science at USQ.
External students must attend at least one, week-long, residential school in Toowoomba during most years of the program.
Toowoomba and external: geographic information systems (GIS); surveying; urban and regional planning.
Attendance at field excursions and practice courses in the form of residential schools is compulsory.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to USQ’s website.
Applicants must nominate on their QTAC application one preferred major of study.
English (Units 3 and 4, C); General Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C)
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Land development, mining, engineering surveying, geographic information systems (GIS), remote sensing, town planning, mapping.
Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute, Australia.
2 years Full time or 4 years Part time