GLG 276: Principles of Geographic Information Systems

online available

In this course, students are introduced to the basic principles and techniques of map creation and manipulation using Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Students will use ArcGIS to focus on various ways to classify, represent and visualize the Earth's surface. Upon completion of this course, students will have an understanding of basic GIS and develop fundamental skills to integrate data, draw maps, visualize trends and interpret findings.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Academic Math Level 3

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021
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Description Hours
Credits 3
Lecture Hours 45
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 45

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