AP/GEOG3340 3.0 A: Geoinformatics: GIS I

Offered by: GEOG

(Cross-listed to: SC/GEOG3340 3.0A )


Fall 2020


Cancelled: Section





Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite

An introduction to the application of GIS to geographical/environmental problems. A broad conceptual overview of GIS approaches and their strengths and limitations. Students gain hands-on experience in the use of raster-based GIS technology with particular reference to resource management and planning topics. Prerequisite: AP/GEOG 2420 3.00 or SC/GEOG 2420 3.00. Course credit exclusions: AP/GEOG 3180 3.00 (prior to Fall 2013), SC/GEOG 3180 3.00 (prior to Fall 2013), ES/ENVS 3520 3.00.

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