Introduction to GIS
|Introduction to GIS
|Effective Term: Summer 1997
This course introduces the hardware and software components of a Geographic Information System and reviews GIS applications. Topics include data structures and basic functions, methods of data capture and sources of data, and the nature and characteristics of spatial data and objects. Upon completion, students should be able to identify GIS hardware components, typical operations, products/applications, and differences between database models and between raster and vector systems. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement for transferability as a pre-major and/or elective course requirement.
This Course can be found in these Programs of Study
- Global Logistics and Distribution Management Technology -- Geographic Information Systems - Certificate NEW (Day, Evening and Online)