Catalog Description: 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.
Summer: 8 weeks - 3 hours of lecture and 4 hours of laboratory per week
Grading Basis: Letter
Final Exam Status: Final exam required