INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM

 

Subject: PET

Course Number : 0105

Course Title:  INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM

Course Description:

GIS or Geographic Information System is more than geography, and is certainly more than just making maps. Maps are important and useful tools for many areas of study, from the Sciences, to Humanities, to Political Science, to Medical applications and numerous other fields. In this class students will be introduced to the art of making maps using modern technology along with some old and basic principles. As part of the class students will participate in the “Day” activities.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite: 

Course Level: lower level