FAG3101 Seminar on Geographic Information Science 7.5 credits

Seminariedeltagande i avancerad GIScience

Through seminars and literature reviews, this course introduces doctoral students to how the field of geographic information Science (GIScience) has developed over the past several decades. Specific topics will be determined depending on the instructors’ expertise and students’ interests.

Offering and execution

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters

Course information

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

Literature reviews in major GIS journals (e.g., the International Journal of Geographic Information Science) and conferences (e.g., the International Conferences on Geographic Information Science and the Conferences on Spatial Information Theories). Weekly reports and seminars.

Intended learning outcomes *

Through seminars and literature reviews, this course introduces doctoral students to how the field of geographic information Science (GIScience) has developed over the past several decades. Specific topics will be determined depending on the instructors’ expertise and students’ interests.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

A masters degree in geoinformatics, computer science, operations research, or relevant science and engineering fields. Documented proficiency in English B or equivalent.

Recommended prerequisites

A masters degree in geoinformatics, computer science, operations research, or relevant science and engineering fields. Documented proficiency in English B or equivalent.

Equipment

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Literature

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Examination and completion

Grading scale *

P, F

Examination *

  • PRO1 - Project work, 7.5 credits, Grading scale: P, 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.

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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Examiner

Takeshi Shirabe

Further information

Course web

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Offered by

ABE/Geoinformatics

Main field of study *

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Education cycle *

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Contact

Takeshi Shirabe 08-7906363, shirabe@kth.se

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.

Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at ABE/Geoinformatics