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Dec 07, 2021
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EES 300 - Intro to Geographic Info Syst.
Basics of Geographic Information Systems
Prerequisite: LAC student with T1M or GER student

This course takes a multidisciplinary approach to the concepts, techniques, and current applications of geographic information systems. Students will be exposed to the historical and cultural use of maps and cartography to convey or communicate a message related to geographic information. Students will apply spatial analysis skills to address issues related to environmental management, public policy, health science (public health), and business using state-of-the-art mapping software and visually convey their findings using appropriate cartographic and graphic design techniques. Throughout the semester students will work towards the completion of a project proposal that utilizes geographic information systems to address an issue within each individual's major are of study.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Mass Media Instruction, Online

Environmental Earth Science Department

Course Attributes:
New Media Digital Applications, LAC T2IT-Applied Info Tech

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