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Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
* Retrieved from Course syllabus AG132X (Spring 2013–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The course includes a project work, which starts with the formulation of a project plan in cooperation with the supervisor. The project plan contains description of background, objectives, expected results and time schedule. The student performs the project work according to the plan and documents the work in a written report, which includes introduction, literature overview, description of the methods, results, discussion and conclusions. The project will be presented and defended in a public seminar.

Intended learning outcomes

Student will be able to:

  • apply the relevant knowledge and skills expected within geomatics on a given problem
  • analyze and discuss different issues and to solve larger problems on basic level within geomatics discipline
  • reflect, evaluate and critically review own and other’s technical and scientific results
  • document and present his/her work
  • indentify own need of additional knowledge and take responsibility for own knowledge development

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

At least 120 credits courses within S program and Geographic IT program courses or equivalent. The examiner decides if the student has adequate depth of knowledge in the particular area before the Degree project begins.

Recommended prerequisites

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Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F


  • XUP1 - Examination Question, 15,0 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

The thesis work can be carried out in KTH or externally, even abroad. It can be performed individually or in cooperation with another student. If there are two students working on the same project, the work performed by each student must meet criteria for individual work.

Other requirements for final grade

Project report and oral presentation, (XUPP; 15,0 cr)

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web AG132X

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Education cycle

First cycle

Add-on studies

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