Joint-honours information for 2016 entry

Global Environmental Change

Module 003GS

Module details for 2016/17.

30 credits

FHEQ Level 6

Module learning outcomes

Understanding differing remote sensing technologies and data characteristics.

Understand how remote sensing can be used to answer scientific questions on the environment and climate change.

Prepare and analyse digital data using ArcGIS and Matlab.

Analyse and evaluate current debates in remote sensing science.

TypeTimingWeighting
Report (2500 words)Semester 2 Assessment Week 1 Thu 16:0060.00%
Coursework40.00%
Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
ReportT2 Week 11 75.00%
PresentationT2 Week 11 (15 minutes)25.00%
Timing

Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.

Weighting

Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.

TermMethodDurationWeek pattern
Spring SemesterPractical4 hours00101010100
Spring SemesterSeminar3 hours11010010101
Spring SemesterFieldwork4 hours00000001000

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