Geography C188: Geographic Information Systems

Geography C188
CCN: 36446
(4 units)
John Radke
Location: A Hearst Annex
Times: TuTh 3:30-5

This course introduces the student to the rapidly expanding field of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). It addresses both theory and application and provides the student with a dynamic analytical framework within which temporal and spatial data and information is gathered, integrated, interpreted, and manipulated. It emphasizes a conceptual appreciation of GIS and offers an opportunity to apply some of those concepts to contemporary geographical and planning issues.