ENVIRON 463 - Topics in Environmental Natural Science
Section: 006 Principles of GIS
Term: FA 2019
Subject: Program in the Environment (ENVIRON)
Department: SNE Program in the Environment
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Advisory Prerequisites:
At least one environmentally related natural science course prior to this class.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credit(s).
Rackham Information:
Rackham credit requires additional work.
Undergrad and Grad
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One of the most relevant and highest growth job markets in environmental sciences is that involving Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Graduates of this comprehensive Principles of GIS course are well prepared for work and jobs with a strong GIS component. The goals of this class are therefore to provide a firm understanding of the conceptual approaches and uses of GIS (lecture), plus technical methods (lab) in GIS. The lab is taught using latest versions of ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Pro, and QGIS software. Labs plus lecture case studies address both the natural sciences and the social sciences components of environmental applications and analysis.

ENVIRON 463 - Topics in Environmental Natural Science
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
22956
Open
7
 
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TBA
006 (LEC)
 
33019
Open
7
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
007 (LAB)
P
33020
Closed
0
 
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Th 6:30PM - 9:00PM
008 (LAB)
P
33021
Closed
0
 
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F 9:00AM - 11:30AM
009 (LAB)
P
33022
Closed
0
 
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F 11:30AM - 2:00PM
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