ESCI 777 (1SY) - GIS for Earth & Environmental Sciences

Earth/Envi Sciences GIS

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences
Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 13849
Geospatial technologies provide insight into spatial and temporal aspects of environmental and earth systems. Students will master basic skills of a geographical information system. Weekly laboratory exercises will build upon a foundation of conceptual knowledge and data processing skills. Focus on applied research questions and projects will be addressed. The course will use the opensource program QGIS. Additional work will develop programming skills using the python language. Programming background is not a requirement but beneficial. Prereq: Undergraduate Science Course.
Section Comments: You must have JR or SR standing at the start of this course.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Michael Palace

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MW 2:10pm - 4:00pm ONLINE