1 unit, 2.3 hours weekly; 2 units, 4.6 hours weekly; 3 units, 7 hours weekly
Prerequisite: Completion of GEOG 205.
Advisory: Completion of MATH 080 and
Eligibility for College Level Reading and
ENGL 101, and Eligibility for MATH 115. Instructional materials fee required for the two and three-units courses and must
be paid at registration.
These courses provide students with
the opportunity to work independently on a GIS project. Students will use
GIS skills to collect data, model and analyze complex spatial relationships. BEFORE ENROLLING students must have computer skills, knowledge of
georeferencing, coordinate systems, process of data capture, data management
and analysis, and the skills necessary to produce a GIS map. These courses
are intended for Geography/GIS majors and persons interested in using GIS in
professional settings. Students will enroll in the section that will match their specific
project time commitment and be awarded units accordingly.
Syllabus, Spring 2014 (pdf)
GIS Readings, Resources, & Exercises