EENV:360 Geographic Information Systems.

An introduction to geographic information systems (GIS) theory, software and practical application. The course is a mixture of lecture and demonstration/student projects, run in a computer-centered environment. Includes exposure to current uses of GIS in the field and experience in a GIS-workstation environment, aimed at the production of high-quality GIS databases and maps. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing and facility with desktop computer systems and software. 4 SH. 3 lecture hours, 3 laboratory hours. CC: Interdisciplinary, Oral Intensive.