Postgraduate
Programme Code:
09MSPS
Duration:
2.00
Mode of Study:
Accreditation:

Master of Spatial Science

Course Overview

The Master of Spatial Science programme is of interdisciplinary nature and aims at students interested in, and adequately qualified and motivated for graduate education to become scientific researchers in various fields of study related to spatial sciences. The programme will enable students to deepen their knowledge of a particular surveying or spatial science information discipline for application, research and/or management purposes. Possible fields of specialisation include Geoinformatics, Urban and Regional Sciences, Land and Property Sciences, as well as Natural Resource Sciences. The precise focus of the research will be determined through dialogue between the candidate and supervising staff, and will fall within the scope of the approved research clusters of the Department of Geospatial Sciences and Technology.

Admissions Requirements

Applicants who hold qualifications from recognised institutions at NQF level 8, or equivalent, in disciplines related to Spatial Science may be considered for admission to this programme. Applicants need to provide evidence of having conducted supervised research and may be required to make up specific deficiencies at the discretion of the Higher Degrees Committee. In addition, applicants may be required to attend a pre-selection interview and/or test at the discretion of the department.

Career Opportunities

Scientific Researchers.

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Prerequisites

NQF Level

NQF Credit

MGT911S

Thesis Spatial Science

None

9

240

Semester 2

MGT912S

Thesis Spatial Science

None

 

Semester 3

MGT913S

Thesis Spatial Science

None

Semester 4

MGT914S

Thesis Spatial Science

None

Semester 4+

MGT915X

Thesis Spatial Science Extension

None

About NUST

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