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Bachelor of Spatial Science (Honours) (Geographic Information Systems)

Undergraduate | USQ-GIS-DEG | 2024

Enable a smarter world with maps and data

Combine data with maps to make decision-making tools. You’ll study programming, visualisation, and databases. Harness the power of GIS in careers in science, environment, business and health. Answer questions about where things are. Map the world.

Study method
Online & on-campus
Assessments
100% online
Credit available
Yes
Duration
4 years full time or part time equivalent
Total subjects
32

Price from
$31,800
Available loans
Australian Higher Education Loan Program (HELP)
CSP available
Yes

Bachelor of Spatial Science (Honours) (Geographic Information Systems)

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Career opportunities

As a graduate, you will be able to discover careers as a Geographical Information Systems Officer or Spatial Scientist in transport, primary industries, environment and online mapping sectors. Geographic information systems specialists use satellite remote sensors and geo tags to integrate information for online mapping applications, such as Google Earth, Google Maps and Bing Maps. 

Professional recognition

When you graduate, you will be eligible to apply for membership with the Surveying and Spatial Science Institute Australia.

Career outlook

Cartographers:
Unknown average
Environmental Managers:
Over $120K
Environmental Scientists:
$93K to $120K
Surveyors and Spatial Scientists:
$93K to $120K
Urban and Regional Planners:
$93K to $120K

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