Spatial Systems Major

Bachelor of Design

Spatial Systems is the study of the science and technology of 3D measurement, mapping and visualisation.

The Spatial Systems major Handbook entry stipulates the complete requirements for the Spatial Systems major.

Always use the University Handbook as your primary course planning tool.

Semester 1 Intake (Maths Methods 3+4)

Year 1
Semester 1

MAST10005 Calculus 1 OR MAST10006 Calculus 2

ENVS10006 Mapping Environments

Elective

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

MAST10007 Linear Algebra

Elective

Elective

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

COMP20005 Engineering Computation

Elective

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 2

GEOM20015 Surveying and Mapping

INFO20003 Database Systems

Elective

Breadth

Year 3
Semester 1

CVEN30008 Engineering Risk Analysis

GEOM30009 Imaging the Environment

Elective

Breadth/Elective

Year 3
Semester 2

GEOM30013 Land Admin Systems

GEOM30012 Capstone: Integrated Spatial Systems

Elective

Breadth/Elective

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • Mathematical knowledge equivalent to a study score of at least 25 in VCE Mathematical Methods Units 3 and 4 is required to undertake this major.
  • Students in this major require 25 points of first-year maths. This course plan reflects entry with a study score of at least 25 in VCE Mathematical Methods 3/4. Students with a study score of at least 25 in VCE Specialist Mathematics 3/4 (or equivalent) are not required to complete Calculus 1 and will instead enrol in Calculus 2. Students with a study score of 30 or more in VCE Specialist Mathematics 3/4 (or equivalent) may not enrol in Calculus 1 for credit.
  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Semester 1 Intake (Maths Methods 1+2)

Year 1
Semester 1

MAST10012 Introduction to Mathematics

ENVS10006 Mapping Environments

Elective

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

MAST10005 Calculus 1

Elective

Breadth

Year 2
Summer Semester

MAST10007 Linear Algebra

   

Year 2
Semester 1

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

COMP20005 Engineering Computation

Elective

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 2

GEOM20015 Surveying and Mapping

INFO20003 Database Systems

Elective

Breadth

Year 3
Semester 1

CVEN30008 Engineering Risk Analysis

GEOM30009 Imaging the Environment

Elective

Breadth/Elective

Year 3
Semester 2

GEOM30013 Land Admin Systems

GEOM30012 Capstone: Integrated Spatial Systems

Elective

Breadth/Elective

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • Mathematical knowledge equivalent to a study score of at least 25 in VCE Mathematical Methods Units 3 and 4 is required to undertake this major.
  • Students in this major require 25 points of first-year maths. This course plan reflects entry with a study score of at least 25 in VCE Mathematical Methods 3/4. Students with a study score of at least 25 in VCE Specialist Mathematics 3/4 (or equivalent) are not required to complete Calculus 1. Students with a study score of 30 or more in VCE Specialist Mathematics 3/4 (or equivalent) may not enrol in Calculus 1 for credit.
  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Semester 2 Intake (Maths Methods 3+4)

Year 1
Semester 2

MAST10005 Calculus 1 OR MAST10006 Calculus 2

Elective

Breadth

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 1

MAST10007 Linear Algebra

COMP20005 Engineering Computation

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

ENVS10006 Mapping Environments

Year 2
Semester 2

GEOM20015 Surveying and Mapping

INFO20003 Database Systems

Elective

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

CVEN30008 Engineering Risk Analysis

GEOM30009 Imaging the Environment

Elective

Breadth

Year 3
Semester 2

CVEN30008 Engineering Risk Analysis

GEOM30012 Capstone: Integrated Spatial Systems

Elective

Breadth/Elective

Year 3
Semester 1

Elective

Elective

Elective

Breadth/Elective

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • Mathematical knowledge equivalent to a study score of at least 25 in VCE Mathematical Methods Units 3 and 4 is required to undertake this major.
  • Students in this major require 25 points of first-year maths. This course plan reflects entry with a study score of at least 25 in VCE Mathematical Methods 3/4. Students with a study score of at least 25 in VCE Specialist Mathematics 3/4 (or equivalent) are not required to complete Calculus 1 and will instead enrol in Calculus 2. Students with a study score of 30 or more in VCE Specialist Mathematics 3/4 (or equivalent) may not enrol in Calculus 1 for credit.
  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.


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