International Master programme in Geodesy and Geoinformatics

Curriculum 2011/2012

This programme is run by the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm, Sweden.

Credit numbers are in ECTS. Courses in the first three periods of Year 1 plus AK2036 in Year 2 are compulsory courses. The remaining courses are elective. In general, students need to take only 2 elective courses in each period.


  Period 1 Period 2 Period 3 Period 4
(Sept - Oct) (Oct - Dec) (Jan - March) (March - May)
Year 1 AH2921 
Adjustment theory
AH2922 Map projections and reference systems
AH2923 Global navigation satellite systems, 7.5 c AH2914 Physical geodesy, 7.5c
AH2915 Laser scanning technologies, 7.5c
GIS architecture and algorithms
, 7.5c
AG2414 Spatial analysis
AG2413 Digital image processing and  applications, 7.5c
AG2415 Web GIS, 7. 5c
Year 2 AH2917 Advanced theory of errors, 7.5c
AH2924 Engineering surveying, 7.5c
AK2036 Theory and methodology of science with applications, 7.5c AH292X 
MSc thesis project in geodesy, 30c

MSc thesis project in geoinformatics, 30c
AG2425 Spatial databases 
7.5 c
AG2426 Mobile GIS 

7.5 c
AH2916 Integrated navigation, 7.5c
AG2421 A GIS project, 7.5 c


Last updated 2011-06-09.