DIPLOMA IN GEOGRAPHICS INFORMATION SYSTEM [KPT(JPS)600-03/1250/JLD.II(31)]
An information technology field of practice that acquires, manages, interprets, integrates displays, analyzes, or otherwise uses data focusing on the geographic, temporal, and spatial context.
Application of GIS in Malaysia is increasing especially in environment management’s field, urban planning, logging, health application matters and petroleum. Moreover, GIS allows us to view, understand, question, interpret, and visualize data in many ways that reveal relationships, patterns, and trends in the form of maps, globes, reports, and charts.
This course will allow students to answer questions and solve problems by looking at the data in a way that is quickly understood and easily shared. GIS technology can be integrated into any enterprise information system framework.
GEOMATIKA has intended to generate more skillful and creative undergraduate in a collaborative GIS environment. Faculty of Geospatial and Land Development has provided proper education and training which is essential to student’s success.
The Diploma in GIS aims to produce graduates in the field of geoinformatics to support the needs in handling various geospatial-related developments of the country.
It is a three-year program with a clear vision and philosophy of its own to bring out graduates who are equipped with theoretical knowledge and skills as well as good human values to best serve the nation.
Our academic staffs are trained to be dynamic and well-balanced in delivering both the knowledge and skill to the students. Facilities have been procured and upgraded from time to time. Collaborations have also been established with a number of international and local universities as well so that more joint academic activities can be organized and will hence benefit both parties.
Course Handling Method
To give strong foundation and knowledge in the field of GIS related field
To provide opportunities to the students who wants to further their studies to higher level especially in GIS
To exposed students to geomatic related fields as well as career prospect in this area field.
To produce skilled and knowledgeable graduates to support GIS related field sectors.
To produce excellent professionals in GIS field related
To prepare graduates that excel the GIS application technique or methods that align with current needs
3 Years / 6 Semesters
Assistant Land Surveyor, Officer
GIS Officer, Programmer
GIS Data Operator
GIS Data Converter
GIS Data Assistant Manager / Manager
GIS Firm & Oil and Gas Firm
Natural Resource Management
GIS / LIS
Urban & Regional Planning
Spatial Data Infrastucture
Introduction to Survey
Land Law & Management
Fundamental of GIS
Fundamental of Remote Sensing
The course offered in a full-time mode with several subjects being delivered and assessed in each semester. Both theoretical and practical / laboratory works are carried out.
Assessment: 40% Final Examination, 60% Coursework
Pass SPM/SPMV obtained 3 credits including pass in Mathematics OR
Pass STPM with 2 principal in any subjects OR
Obtained certified polytechnic certificate with at least CGPA 2.00 above OR
JPK certificate with at least level 3 OR
Community College certificate with CGPA 2.00 and above OR
Other qualification certified by the Government of Malaysia
For those who doesn’t have the above English Qualification will have to fulfilled below requirement :
Undergo Geomatika College International’s English Programme