GIS 2040C 3 (2/2)
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems with Lab
Prerequisites: Successful completion of all developmental course work in math, reading, and writing as indicated through placement testing.
Satisfies Codes: LABR
An introductory course in the design, development, and application of geographic information systems (GIS) and related technologies for students in a wide range of disciplines, or other students interested in a professional GIS curriculum. The course is presented in a lecture/laboratory format. The lecture portion will deal with conceptual issues in GIS database design and development, analysis, and display. The laboratory portion will provide students with hands-on contact with GIS software products, such as ArcGIS, that are used in the analysis of geographically-referenced data sets.