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Undergraduate Course Details
Number GPH 301
Title Introduction to Quantitative Geography
Credits 3.0
Distribution DII/Q
Fall 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 2875 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 TR 1:40pm - 2:55pm MH-321 Marcos Luna

Description

This course provides an introduction to probability, statistics and spatial data techniques used in geographic research and in analysis of data in geographic information systems. The course includes: the meaning and significance of numerical data, the analysis of central tendency and variance, sampling, data distributions, point and area spatial measurement and models, inferential statistics, correlation and regression. Three lecture hours per week. This course is a prerequisite for GPH 302.