GEOG579: Introduction to Remote Sensing and GIS

Introduction to remote sensing and geographic information systems. Topics include methods of obtaining quantitative information from remotely sensed images, interpretation of remotely sensed images for spatial and environmental relationships, characteristics and organization of geographic data, including spatial data models for thematic mapping and map analysis and use of GIS in society, government, and business. Practical experience with remote sensing software and GIS.
Prerequisites/Rules:
Must be in M.Prof.Studies: Geospatial Information Sciences (Master's) program
Credits: 2
Grading Method: Regular Regular grading
Course Offering
    Spring 2016 Instructor: Kristofer Lasko View Syllabus
    Spring 2015 Instructor: Kristofer Lasko