Intro to Maps and Geographic Information Systems (ES2110.01)

Timothy Schroeder

This is an introductory course on the theory and practice of analyzing and displaying geo-spatial information. The methods that students will learn have wide-ranging applications in the natural and social sciences. Students will learn how to utilize mapping and spatial geographic information systems software to analyze patterns within spatial datasets and communicate information through maps. Students will be expected to develop their own work and are encouraged to use data from other classes or projects.

Learning Outcomes:

Delivery Method: Hybrid in-person and remote, with faculty in-person
Course Level: 2000-level
Credits: 4
M/Th 8:30AM-12:10PM (1st seven weeks)
Maximum Enrollment: 18
Course Frequency: Every 2-3 years

Categories: All courses , Computer Science , Earth Science , Environment
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