Geography 80: Digital Worlds: An Introduction to Geospatial Technologies

Geography 80
CCN: 15352
(4 units)
David O'Sullivan
Location: 145 McCone
Times: MW 9-10

An introduction to the increasingly diverse range of geospatial technologies and tools including but not limited to geographical information systems (GIS). Via a mix of lecture and lab-based instruction, students will develop knowledge and skills in web-mapping and GIS. How these tools are used to represent fundamental geographic concepts, and the wider socioeconomic context of these technologies will also be explored.