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2019-2020 Archived Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Archived Catalog

GEOG-143 Intro to Geographic Information Systems

Credits 4 / 4 Contact Hours
Prerequisite: Placement into RDNG-016  (ACSR-016)
This is a computer mapping course that introduces the student to mapping database and analytical software. Students will create maps and analyze data using imagery and mapping data from the web and local organizations. Discussions will focus on the numerous applications of GIS throughout our society and its future direction Industry-standard software will be used.

Course Outcomes
1. Basic computer functionality 2. GIS fundamentals 3. Mapping fundamentals 4.Using GIS software 5. Using GIS database software 6. Using Spatial Analysis software