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Graduate Course Details
Number GPH 960
Title Software Design and Programming in Gis
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites GPH952 or approval of the program coordinator


This course is a graduate-level introduction to programming for GIS graduate students. The fundamentals concepts of computer software design and programming will be introduced within the geoprocessing framework. Basic concepts of different programming paradigms will be presented with an emphasis on object-oriented paradigm. Students will develop skills in software design and programming techniques to explore, manipulate and model spatial data. Three lecture hours and extensive programming work outside of class.