Undergraduate
Programme Code:
27DGEM
Duration:
2.00
Mode of Study:
Full Time
Accreditation:
NQF Level 6, Credits 296

Diploma in Geomatics

Course Overview

The processing, acquisition, presentation and Management of geospatial data.

Admissions Requirements

General admission requirements including a C symbol in Mathematics and a pass in Geography or Physical Science related subjects on NSSC Ordinary Level. Must be medically and physically fit for field work.

Career Opportunities

Employment in Cadastral and Engineering Surveying, Mining Surveying, GIS, Digital Cartography, Drafting, Land Administration.

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Prerequisites

NQF Level

NQF Credits

IGD411S

Introduction to Geospatial Data

None

4

8

 


Semester 2

CAS520S

Cadastral Surveying 1

Computer User Skills,

5

12

 

 

Introduction to Mathematics A

 

 

LTS520S

Land Tenure Systems

None

5

12

                         5                                                                        6

Year 2
Semester 3

CAD510S

Computer Aided Drafting

Introduction to Geospatial Data,

5

12

ENS610S

Engineering Surveying

Basic Surveying

6

12

GES512S

Geographic Information Systems 1

Introduction to Geospatial Data,

5

12

MSV610S

Mine Surveying

Basic Surveying

6

12

 

Semester 4

DTM620S

Digital Terrain Modeling

Engineering Surveying, Surveying 2

5

12

STS621S

Sectional Title Surveying

Survey Drafting, Computer Aided Drafting; and Surveying 2

5

12

                                                                                                  
Semester 5

LIS611S

Land Information Systems

Geographic Information Systems 1

6

12

DCV512S

Digital Cartography and

Introduction to Geospatial Data

5

12

CAS610S

Cadastral Surveying 2

Basic Surveying, Cadastral Surveying 1

6

12

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