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Spatial Science Technology (Geographic Information Systems)

24 months
35200 AUD/year
28400 AUD/year
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The Master of Spatial Science Technology (Geographic Information Systems) from University of Southern Queensland is ideal if you have a three or four-year bachelor degree and you want to extend your knowledge in Geographic Information Systems (GIS).  


  • Through this flexible 16 unit  Master of Spatial Science Technology (Geographic Information Systems) from University of Southern Queensland you have the option to select GIS courses, including web-based geographic information systems, land studies and photogrammetry, as well as courses from related disciplines such as sustainable development, information systems and technology management.
  • Develop research methodology skills to complete a research project. Previous student projects have included mapping remnant vegetation in Western Downs, Queensland using high resolution ALOS satellite data.
  • The research project and dissertation is a stepping stone to further research degrees such as a PhD.

Career outcomes 

  • As a GIS graduate, you could work in GIS, spatial information analysis, planning, mapping and spatial data management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Asset Management in an Engineering Environment
  • Property Development
  • Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 
  • GIS Programming and Visualisation
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Spatial Analysis and Modelling 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply throughout the year and for courses that start in three different semesters
  • Apply early, to make sure you secure a place


16 alternative credits



On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 093265E  

  • Australian university three or four-year Bachelor degree in an approved discipline, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35200 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    28400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28400 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Commonwealth supported - AUD 8021
  • External/Online - AUD 35200

Living costs for Toowoomba

1200 - 2000 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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