GEOG 265 : Geographic Information Systems

Transcript title

Geographic Information Systems

Credits

4

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

60

Lecture hours

30

Lab hours

30

Description

Introduces students to principles and practice of GIS, while providing experience using ArcGIS Desktop and Spatial Analyst software. Develops both theoretical understanding of GIS and experience in accessing GIS datasets. Students exposed to raster and vector GIS.

Learning outcomes

1. Apply GIS skills necessary to provide geospatial and thematic data.
2. Coordinate and manage the delivery of reliable, valid, GIS data including analysis and specialized user needs products.
3. Develop and implement GIS services for users who may or may not be GIS knowledgeable.

General education/Related instruction lists

  • Discipline Studies/Science No Lab

Outside of
expected

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