EVS 294 – Introduction to GIS

3 Credits

This course will introduce students to the concepts and applica­tions of geographic information systems (GIS).Students will become familiar with using GIS software to visualize, query, cre­ate, edit, analyze and present geospatial data. There will also be exposure to public datasets available today on the internet that can be accessed. Implementing global positioning systems (GPS) will also be used in creating maps in this course.