ADIT 3359 Geographic Information Systems and Planning (Fall: 4 )
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is an information technology used for the management, analysis, and display of geographic - or spatial - data, and is represented by information sets such as common maps and more sophisticated data models. This course introduces the fundamental concepts of spatial technology and the increasing application of GIS in academic research, government and business. The course provides an overview of spatial analysis as a decision support tool, the use and management of spatial data, an introduction to GIS applications, and the unique demands GIS places on IT. Requires no programming experience.
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