GEOG 406 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
Section: 101
Term: SP 2008
Subject: Geography (GEOG)
Department: College of Literature, Science & the Arts
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Advisory Prerequisites:
Introductory statistics (UP 503 or equivalent).
Other Course Info:
F, Sp.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

The course provides an introduction to Geographic Information System (GIS) technology and how it may be applied to solve urban planning problems. Emphasis is on basic principles and concepts of GIS, theory and tools of spatial analysis, and broad exposure to GIS applications. Topics include history of GIS, hardware/software requirements, spatial data types, data formats and sources, spatial analysis techniques, making maps and reports, and fundamentals of database design.

GEOG 406 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
Schedule Listing
101 (LEC)
MW 6:00PM - 7:30PM
102 (LAB)
MW 7:30PM - 9:00PM
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