Geographic Information Science and Cartography


College, Trades, or University Program

These programs focus on the systematic study of mapmaking and the application of mathematical, computer, and other techniques to the science of mapping geographic information. They include courses in cartographic theory and map projections, computer-assisted cartography, map design and layout, photogrammetry, air photo interpretation, remote sensing, cartographic editing, and applications to specific industrial, commercial, research, and governmental mapping problems.

Institutions providing this program

  • Nova Scotia Community College
  • Various, NS
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  • Geographic Information Systems - Cartography And Geovisualization - Diploma
  • Geomatic Engineering Technology - Diploma
  • Geographic Information Systems Technician - Diploma
  • Geographic Information Systems - Advanced Certificate
  • Geospatial Data Analytics - Advanced Certificate
  • Marine Geomatics - Advanced Certificate
  • Remote Sensing - Advanced Certificate


  • Geographic Information Science (Gis) - Advanced Certificate

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