Learners, currently enrolled in any Lakehead University program, may complete five specific courses in geographical information systems, photogrammetry and aerial photo interpretation, cartography, remote sensing, and spatial analysis to earn the Certificate in Geomatics. This focus provides learners an understanding of geospatial technologies, how the world is being managed and modeled by such technologies, and the associated impacts on decision making. All required courses include practical sessions collecting, processing, analyzing, and publishing geospatial information.
Registration is available through Enrolment Services.
Students must maintain an overall average of 70% in the required courses to be awarded the Certificate in Geomatics.
Geography 2232 - Introduction to Geomatics and GIS
Geography 2215 - Earth Observation & Analysis
Geography 3253 - Cartography
Geography 4211 - Advanced GIS & Spatial Analysis
Geography 4231 - Remote Sensing
Open to learners currently enrolled in any Lakehead University program.
Learners must maintain an overall average of 70% in the required courses to be awarded the Certificate in Geomatics.
Information about Lakehead University's program-specific prerequisites, required documentation, and deadlines are important for you to understand and be aware of as you move forward in the process.
Depending on your academic background and the programs you are interested in studying, the admission requirements and application details will vary. Carefully review the requirements and steps involved to ensure a smooth application process. Get ready to start your application today!
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Upon successful completion, you will be awarded a Lakehead University Certificate.
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