Spatial Science Technology (Geographic Information Systems), Bachelor | Online (optional) | University of Southern Queensland | Toowoomba, Australia
Bachelor On Campus Online

Spatial Science Technology (Geographic Information Systems)

36 months
35280 AUD/year
29280 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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As the only fully accredited 3-year bachelor degree offered via external study, the Bachelor of Spatial Science Technology (Geographic Information Systems) at University of Southern Queensland will prepare you for a career in one of Australia’s most rapidly changing industries. 


About the program

  • Work with sophisticated technology and tools including satellite imagery and laser measurement systems for 3D mapping and visualisation of the natural and built environment and develop practical experience alongside technical, analytical and leadership skills.

Career outcomes of the Bachelor of Spatial Science Technology (Geographic Information Systems) at University of Southern Queensland 

  • With your experience and expertise, you’ll have the opportunity to work as a professional geographic information systems manger or spatial information analyst in areas including the Government, environmental agencies, or transportation.
  • Geographic information systems managers are responsible for the supervision of teams of IT experts that produce geographical data using specialist computer systems. They focus on team management, budget control and building client relationships.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Problem Solving in Engineering and the Built Environment
  • Geographic Data Presentation 
  • Engineering and Spatial Science Applications 
  • Global Positioning System

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 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


24 alternative credits



On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 053512D  

  • Subject pre-requisites: English (Units 3 & 4, C), Mathematical Methods (Units 3 & 4, C), or equivalent
To support your application to study, you will also need to submit certified copies of: 
  • official photographic identification 
  • English language proficiency: if you are from a non-English speaking country, we require evidence of your English language proficiency
  • senior high school (A levels / Year 12) certificate and academic transcripts
  • all post-secondary study certificates and academic transcripts (if any)
  • evidence of work experience (if any).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    35280 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35280 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    29280 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29280 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • Commonwealth supported - AUD 8021
  • External/Online - AUD 35280

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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