GEP 504: Basic Mapping Applications and Analysis.
4 hours(2, lecture; 2, lab), 3 credits. This course provides a focus on mapping: how to use maps to obtain information about a wide variety of topics and how to create maps to display and analyze both quantitative and qualitative data. Discussions include mental maps, aerial photos, remotely sensed images, computer-assisted cartography, and Geographical Information Systems (GIS). Laboratory work includes digital map applications and GIS mapping exercises. PREREQ: None.
Last modified: 3/10/2015