Environmental StudiesENVS 115B Intermediate Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Evaluates advanced technologies of processing spatial data, spatial theory, and application to unique geographic problems, data manipulation and analysis, and reporting and interpretation. Emphasizes GIS as a decision-support system for environmental and social problem solving, using basic model building, experimental design, and database management.

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): ENVS 115A, ENVS 100, and ENVS 100L. A previous course in computer science, Earth science, mathematics, or geography is recommended. Enrollment is restricted to environmental studies majors.

Credits

5

Quarter offered

Winter

Instructor

B. Nickel