GEOG 757 (01) - Remote Sensing of the Environment

Remote Sensing of Environment

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Geography
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   2  
CRN: 10746
Special Fees: $55.00
Practical and conceptual presentation of the use of remote sensing and other geospatial technologies for mapping the environment. The course begins with the use of aerial photographs (Photogrammetry and photo interpretation) and includes measures of photo scale and area, parallax and stereo viewing, object heights, flight planning, photo geometry, the electromagnetic spectrum, camera image analysis, global positioning systems (GPS), and geographic information systems (GIS). Conceptual lectures are augmented with practical homework assignments and hands-on lab exercises. Prereq: Algebra. Special fee. Lab. (Also offered as NR 757).
Section Comments: Also listed as NR 757.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): FOR 757, FORS 757, NR 757
Only listed campus in section: Durham, Manchester
Only listed majors in section: GEOGRAPHY
Instructors: Russell Congalton

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MW 11:10am - 12:00pm JAMS G54
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 M 2:10pm - 5:00pm JAMS 152