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Graduate Course Details
Number GPH 903
Title Geographic Information Systems
Credits 3.0


Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are powerful and relatively new forms of spatial information processing used by business, industry, and government. GIS is a unique data base management system which incorporates analytic geographic techniques to capture, manipulate, analyze, and display spatial data. This course deals with the design and use of GIS an analytic tool stressing proper scientific method to ensure viable results. Not open to students who have received credit for GGR 903.