Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Introduction to the use of GIS in environmental science and natural resource management. Students learn to use the software package ArcGIS for Desktop to view, create and analyze spatial data. Students also study how scientists use GIS in research for solving environmental problems and managing natural resources. In the final project, students will create a map that uses available information to better understand a relationship related to our environment.


Credit hours: 3.0

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Course Rotation: Even year Fall

Last updated: 05/20/2020