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CAE 539 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Course Title: 

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Course Description: 

Geographic information system (GIS) technology allows users to combine tabular information with maps, creating powerful spatial databases which display and query information in new ways. This course will teach general GIS and GPS skills and concepts, useful to students and practitioners in a variety of disciplines. Students will complete a final GIS project relevant to their field of study. This hands-on class will use ESRI's ArcView and Spatial Analyst products, as well as Trimble GeoExplorer GPS units.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

None

Corequisite: 

None