UPCD623L-01Z Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (with Jun Zhu)

UPCD623L-01Z Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (with Jun Zhu)

This course teaches the concepts, principles, approaches, techniques, and technologies of geographic information systems (GIS)The specific topics include essential elements of a GIS, hardware requirements and system integration, technologies and techniques for acquiring spatial data, spatial data models, data structures, data formats, database models, spatial analysis and modeling, cartographic design, implementation of a GIS, and environmental and socioeconomic applications. Hands-on exercises on ArcView are assigned each week. A term project on the use of a GIS in solving a specific environmental or socio-economic problem is required. EEOS 623L and UPCD 623L are the same course.

Crosslisted: UPCD 623L is a crosslisted course.





Day(s) and Time(s):

May 26-Aug 20


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Class Number:2447_Smr2020
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Important Dates
Session 1 classes start: May 26, 2020
Session 1 deadline for 100% refund: May 28, 2020
Session 1 deadline for 50% refund: June 2, 2020
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