GGY 281 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
Credits: 3 Prerequisite: GGY 130 or GGY 140 or EVS 195 or consent of instructor. Introduces fundamental concepts and principles of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Tools, functions, and capabilities of GIS desktop software (e.g. ArcGIS or QGIS) are explained and used to visualize and manipulate geospatial data. Two lecture and two lab hours each week.