Geomatics Resources

Geomatics is a science-based, engineering discipline that includes:

• Land surveying using global positioning systems and conventional techniques
• Automated mapping
• Computational analysis and adjustment
• Geodesy and Map Projections -
• Principles of boundary law
• Geographic Information Systems (GIS) -
• Digital photogrammetry -
• Remote sensing and image analysis -
• Hydrography -

The wide diversity in the profession creates a similar diversity of employment opportunities.  A graduate in Geomatics can find employment as a surveyor, analyst or business owner in environmental sciences and in the transportation or forensics industry to name a few.  For further exploration of job possibilities, please follow the links below.  also, for occupational descriptions see

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