Geographic Information Systems Methods

Instructor
Mirella Shaban
Course #
EVSC 3020/5020
Credits
4
Online Course?
No
Section
1
Days of the Week
MTWRF
Session
Session III
Course Dates
July 18 to August 13
Course Times
8:00 am to 10:15 am

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.