UP 406 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
Fall 2010, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is (see other Sections below)
Subject: Urban Planning (UP)
Department: CAUP Taubman College of Arch + Urban Planning
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Details

Credits:
3
Advisory Prerequisites:
Introductory statistics (UP 503 or equivalent).
Other Course Info:
F, Sp.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

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.

Schedule

UP 406 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
10135
Closed
0
 
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MW 10:00AM - 11:00AM
002 (LAB)
 In Person
10137
Open
1
 
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M 12:00PM - 2:30PM
003 (LAB)
 In Person
10139
Open
3
2UP Master
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Th 1:00PM - 3:30PM
004 (LAB)
 In Person
10141
Open
11
4UP Master
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F 8:30AM - 11:00AM

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