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RSG_702 Image Processing Systems and Interpretation

  • Introduction to Photogrammetry; 
  • Principles of accuracy assessment and error analysis;
  • Configuration, choice and selection;
  • Integrated image analysis and GIS;
  • Principles of image interpretation of optical, thermal and microwave satellite data


RSG_708 Cost Benefit Analysis

Estimating all costs involved and possible profits to be derived from a business opportunity or proposal.

RSG_707 Sustainable Development and Carrying Capacity

 Development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own. It also includes the number of people, animals, or crops which a region can support without environmental degradation.

RSG_709 Urban Planning

Technical and political process that is focused on the development and design of land use and the built environment, including air, water, and the infrastructure passing into and out of  urban areas, such as  transportation, communication and distribution networks.  

RSG_706 Disaster Management

Organization and management of resources and responsibilities for dealing with all humanitarian aspects of emergencies, in particular preparedness, response and recovery in order to lessen the impact of disasters.

RSG_705 Remote Sensing and GIS Applications

Remote Sensing and GIS applications for water resources; agriculture; urban; coastal and oceans; environment; forestry; ecology; geology; mapping and others

RSG_704 Geographical Information System

  • Characteristics and types of GIS data
  • Maps and projections
  • GIS principles
  • Concepts and principles of GIS
  • 3-dimensional GIS
  • Spatial data infrastructures
  • Common standards


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RSG_703 Digital Image Processing

  • Concept of Digital Image
  • Concept of Digital Image Processing
  • How to download / Source for Images
  • Basic Image Processing
  • Extraction of Information from a Satellite Image
  • Basic Analysis/Operations

RSG_701 Remote Sensing Platforms, Sensors and Ground System

General overview of airborne Remote Sensing; Earth observation satellites; Types of satellites; Sensors; Concept of resolution