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Elective Course
6 credits


Drones and data collection

This course explores the use of drones as a powerful tool for data collection in various industries, including agriculture, environmental monitoring, and infrastructure inspection. Students will learn the fundamentals of drone technology, data acquisition methods, and data processing techniques to transform multisource data observations into valuable insights of the natural and built systems. The course will also cover legal and ethical considerations, safety guidelines, and best practices in drone operations.

Assessment: 60% coursework, 40% examination

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