GEOG205

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems and Science

15 points

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Description

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provide the tools for managing, analysing and presenting spatial information in an intuitive and graphical way. This course provides students with an introduction to the fundamental concepts, principles and techniques of GIS. The course examines the use of geographic technology, including global positioning systems as well as GIS. It also introduces you to GIS and GPS software skills, including ArcView.

Pre-requisites

45 points at 100-level or above, from any degree schedule.

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