Introduction

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation (GEO) at ITC (University of Twente) is a two-year Master’s programme, with both years divided into four quartiles of ten weeks each. The study load per quarter is 15 credits (ECTS), equalling 420 hours of study; the total study load for the programme adds up to 120 credits.


Table 1 Time table of the 2-year curriculum of the KNTU-ITC Master’s double degree programme.

Year

Quartile

EC

Course

Location

Start date

End date

1

Q1

14

Core

KNTU

Sept 2019

Nov 2019

1

Academic Skills

KNTU

1

Q2

7

Track: Scientific Geocomputing

KNTU

Nov 2019

Feb 2020

7

Track: Acquisition and Exploration of Geospatial Data

KNTU

1

Academic Skills

KNTU

1

Q3

7

Track: Extraction, Analysis and Dissemination of Geospatial Information

KNTU

Feb 2020

Apr 2020

7

Global Challenges, Local Action

KNTU

1

Academic Skills

KNTU

1

Q4

7

Track

KNTU

Mar 2020

Jun 2020

7

Elective course

KNTU

1

Academic Skills

KNTU

Summer break

2

Q5

5

Master’s research (proposal)

ITC

Sep 2020

Nov 2020

2

Q5

10

Individual study programme (e.g. elective courses, internship)

ITC

Sep 2020

Nov 2020

2

Q6

5

Individual study programme (e.g. elective courses)

ITC

 

 

2

Q6

10

MSc Research

ITC

Nov 2020

Feb 2021

2

Q7-8

30

MSc Research

KNTU

Feb 2021

Jul 2021

2

Q8

 

Submission

Thesis Defence IIRS/

Thesis Defence ITC

Graduation

KNTU

Jul 2021

 

 

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