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Undergraduate Course Details
Number GPH 340
Title Geographic Information Systems
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII/Q
Winter/Spring 2017 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1689 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 WF 10:50am - 12:05pm MH-323 Keith A Ratner


Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are powerful forms of spatial information processing. Incorporating analytic geographic techniques to capture, maintain, analyze, and display data, GIS generate unique spatial information widely used by both the public and private sectors. Specifically, this course details the analytical and technical development and the applied uses of GIS for business, environmental, and social applications. Three lecture hours per week. Not open to students who have received credit for GGR320.