IS 492

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems GIS

This course introduces students to a mix of geographic information system theory and applications. Topics include geographic projection and coordinate systems, spatial data management, spatial analysis, concept of topology, models of spatial data (focusing on raster and vector models), spatial analysis techniques, and GIS implementation issues. By the end of the course, students are expected to have a thorough understanding of GIS development, functionality, methodology for implementing the technology, and its potential usefulness in geographic and environmental studies. 

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