GEOG 2075 Geographical Information Systems

(B) Bachelors
(OS) Halmos Coll of Nat Sci & Ocn
(OMES) OS - Marine & Environ Sciences
3 credits

Geographical Information Systems is an introductory survey course that gives the student a comprehensive introduction to the basic design principles of data-based management systems for the capture, analysis, and display of spatial data. Frequency: Every Fall. (Description Last Updated: Fall 2016 (201720))

Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply concepts of relative position to mapping areas prone to environmental degradation.
  2. Describe spatial distribution and apply a geographic information system (GIS) to economic geography including the use of market data as well as data that identify natural resources.
  3. Analyze data to determine areas affected by zoning changes.
  4. Compare and contrast areas for wildlife management purposes.
  5. Apply spatial data to analyze environmental impact of new projects.
Term CRN Dates Campus Instructor
Current Course Offerings
No courses currently scheduled
Future Course Offerings (Subject To Change)
201820 20069 08/21 - 10/09/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Householder, Eric
Class Full Full

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