DURP Course Catalog

UP418 - GIS for Planners

Overview:

Detailed introduction to the design and use of computerized geographic information systems, focusing on their significance for planning. Emphasizes GIS within an institutional setting, covering not only fundamental technical concepts, but also organizational, management, and legal issues. Students will be introduced to GIS applications and products through readings, videos, demonstrations, and exercises. Computer laboratory work is included.

Prerequisite:

Upper division undergaraduate or graduate standing.

Credit:

4 hours

Instructor:

Faculty

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