Postgraduate taught 

Geospatial & Mapping Sciences MSc/PgDip/PgCert

Recent projects

Recent projects

  • Coastal erosion and beach lowering (various sites in Scotland
  • Methods for evaluating tree heights
  • Laser Scanning for  building heritage and conservation (with Glasgow City council)
  • Performance of groynes as coastal defence measures
  • 3D model of golf course for run off management
  • Developing a pedestrian navigation network
  • Comparison of methods for determining  height
  • Bare earth DTM creation
  • Application of landscape genetics
  • Hydrographic survey of Bardowie Loch
  • Developing a 3D urban model
  • Built environment survey of Hopetoun House
  • Evaluation of survey methods in woodlands
  • Survey of a school to facilitate infrastructure management

For students hoping to continue into research, we have two major research groups:

Many students complete projects related to ongoing research activity in these groups.