Course DescriptionThis course introduces students to the geographic principles underlying the analytical capabilities of geographic information systems (GIS) and provides the 'hands-on' opportunity for students to utilize GIS for spatial analysis. Specifically, students will have experience with thematic mapping, attribute querying and spatial selection, geocoding, buffering, manipulating layers, basic topologic transformations, as well as implementation issues in the workplace. At the end of this course, students should have fundamental knowledge and skills in utilizing GIS to perform a variety of analytical applications.
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RequisitesDepartment Consent Required
Antirequisite: CODG110 and COGT110