Jun 05, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

GISC 4020K - GIS for Environmental Studies

This course explores the principles and applications of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology in Environmental Studies. It examines the accuracy and applications of geographic information including spatial analysis, data management, data visualization and data retrieval specific to the disciplines involved in Environmental Studies. Emphasis is placed on the interdisciplinary nature of GIS and its relevance to social sciences and society. The course involves hands-on personal computer exercises with a focus on real-world problem solving.

Prerequisites: GISC 3011K and ENST 2030, or permission of instructor