University of Sheffield: Applied Geographical Information Systems (GIS)

InstitutionUniversity of Sheffield
Department Urban Studies and Planning
Study type Taught


This MSc will develop your knowledge in a wide variety of areas such as advanced spatial analysis, geovisualisation, policy applications of GIS in practice, and thematic mapping and cartogram creation.

The course places a strong emphasis on applying your skills. It draws on the extensive expertise of teaching staff in the Departments of Geography and Urban Studies and Planning to develop your analytical and technical skills in using GIS software. You'll also be immersed in the practical applications of GIS and its potential to solve real-world problems.

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