Engaging

Geographic Information Systems Methods

School: 
College of Arts & Sciences
CLAS Course: 
Environmental Sciences
Course #: 
EVSC 3020/5020
Section: 
1
Instructor: 
Mahesh N. Rao
Credits: 
3
Days of the Week: 
MTWRF

Explores the theory of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and their applications in a range of disciplines using various GIS software packages. Example applications are from physical and social sciences, often with a focus on the Charlottesville-Albemarle area. For students interested in immediate applications of GIS in their work. Experience with word processing, file managers, and other computing skills is essential. Prerequisite: The equivalent of the College natural science/mathematics and social science area requirements.

Session: 
Session III
Course Dates: 
July 16 to August 10
Course Times: 
8:00 am to 10:15 am