norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description GEO1001 - Geodata Planning (2003/2004)

ECTS Credits5
Duration1 semester (Spring)

After completing the course, students will be familiar with geodata activities, and how such activities need to be strategically planned.


Overview of the geodata profession and of geodata users.
- Mapping in support of town and country planning and regulation.
- Financial aspects of mapping and surveying.
- Organization, analysis and priorities for geodata users.
- Cost calculations.
- Project specifications.
- Preparation and assessment of tenders.
- Agreements, contracts.
- Principles of "Geovekst"
- Geodata plan - specifying an organisation's needs for geodata.

Study MethodsLectures
AssessmentOral Exam, individually
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsAssignments
Compulsory assignments must be accepted before the exam.
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