FORT 581 (01) - Applied Geospatial Techniques

Applied Geospatial Techniques

Durham   Thompson School of Applied Sci :: Forest Technology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 53358
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are integral to natural resource management and these technologies/software have become widespread throughout various fields. Proficiency in fundamental GIS skills is imperative for resource managers. Students will 1) develop an understanding of imagery acquisition and remote sensing systems/technologies; 2) develop skills in identification, interpretation, and mapping of land/vegetation features, including an understanding of map projection; 3) gain experience in GIS software to perform fundamental geoprocessing and mapping techniques.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): FORT 281
Instructors: Heather Grybas

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 F 2:10pm - 6:00pm COLE C142