CRSCAD527-01B GIS in Emergency and Disaster Management (with Stephen Metts)

CRSCAD527-01B GIS in Emergency and Disaster Management (with Stephen Metts)

This course provides an introduction to spatial technologies and desktop GIS software via real-world scenarios and research questions in humanitarian relief, disaster management, International development and environmental issues. In particular, students will learn to analyze, map, and publish spatial information at community, regional and global scales using powerful GIS tools. Students will develop skills in cartography, spatial data management and analysis, collaborative online mapping, manipulation of satellite and aerial imagery as well as toolsets, workflows and strategies common to disaster management and international development fields.

Credit(s):

3

Location:

Online

Day(s) and Time(s):

Jul 13-Aug 20

Availability:

Course cancelled.
Class Number:2730_Smr2020
Your Price*: $1,725.00

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Important Dates
Session 2 (CE6) classes start: July 13, 2020
Session 2 (CE6) deadline for 100% refund: July 16, 2020
Session 2 (CE6) deadline for 50% refund: July 20, 2020
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