Description: The course covers the Professional Practice theme described in the academic model of the South African Council for Professional Land and Technical Surveyors (PLATO). Topics include professionalism, professional ethics, social responsibility, professional practices, partnerships, client relationships, PLATO legislation and rules, Acts relevant to geomatics (e.g. Promotion of Access to Information Act, Spatial Data Infrastructure Act) and the role of international associations and societies in geomatics. This is a distance-learning programme presented in the second semester with two compulsory workshops of at least 25 contact hours in total, six written assignments and a three hour written exam.
Description: Dear GIS Community
You are hereby invited to the GISSA Eastern Cape AGM & Conference 2014.
The main purpose of the conference is to:
Present the GISSA EC committee’s key milestones during 2014,
Expose students and educators to GIS & GISSA
Networking and knowledge sharing opportunity
GIS projects in the province & greater R.S.A
New technology trends
Legislation and professionalization