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Geographic Information System

ENGR - 196

Credits: 3

Catalog Year: 2017

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) deal with the development and utilization of maps and data. GIS integrates the display capabilities of a computerized map with the information management tools of a spreadsheet. This course will include an overview of maps and computer systems, a look at models for attribute and spatial data, the organization of data in a GIS, and how a GIS can be utilized.