GEOG498J: Foundations for GIS: Geospatial Databases

Introduction to key aspects of database design for GIS applications; major database models that support spatial data; formal models for key spatial relationships that underlie many different GIS applications; basics of SQL for making queries on datasets; design and construction of ArcGIS geodatabases; ArcGIS tools for geoprocessing. Lab sections will occasionally meet in LEF 1136 or 1138. Students must pay a $40.00 lab materials fee.
Prerequisites/Rules:
GEOG373 or permission of instructor.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular Regular grading
Course Offering
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Unlisted/TBD