Digital rendering of a world map
Geographic Information Science and Technology

This course provides a survey of the theory concepts and technologies related to representation and understanding of the earth - a scientific domain known as Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIS & T). Students will gain hands-on experience with technologies such as Global Positioning Systems (GPSs) Geographic Information Systems (GISs) remote sensing Virtual Globes (Google Earth) and web mapping mashups. Furthermore students will learn relevant GIS & T theory concepts and research trends such as spatial reasoning spatiotemporal data representation and spatial analysis.

This course is not being offered at this time. Please contact the concierge to find out more information.