Dec 09, 2018  
2016-2017 HillBook (Class of 2020) 
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ENV 325 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Four Credits
Spring Semester

Introduction to geographical information systems technology, focusing on spatial data acquisition, development and analysis in the science and management of natural resources. Topics covered include basic data structures, data sources, data collection, data quality, geodesy and map projections, spatial and tabular data analysis, digital elevation data and terrain analysis, cartographic modeling, and cartographic layout. Laboratory exercises provide practical experiences that complement the theory covered in lecture.

Prerequisite(s):  .
Course may be applied to the Data Science program.