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Advanced Geospatial Data Visualization 5 cr

About the Course

After completion of the course the student shall be able to

  1. describe and discuss specialized techniques for visualization of geospatial data

  2. explain human's perceptual capacity in context of data visualization

  3. conceptually design and implement a geovisualization in a given area

  4. evaluate and assess visualizations from in regard to useability.



Application information


English language proficiency equivalent to (the Swedish upper secondary school) English course 6/B.

Completed courses of 30 credits in the Master Programme in Geospatial Information Science, including: Programming and scripting for GIS 5 credits, Methods Tool Course for Geospatial Information Science 5 credits, and GIScience seminar 5 credits, or equivalent


Form of study
Autumn semester 2024
Normal teaching
46 (2024) – 4 (2025)

Time of study: Day-time

Number of participants: 15

Location: Gävle

Application code: HIG-18401

Language: English

Pace: One-quarter-time

Selection: Higher education credit

*) The online application at Antagning.se opens approximately one month before application deadline.

Published by: Niklas Torlind Page responsible: Veronica Liljeroth Updated: 2023-11-10
Högskolan i Gävle
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