ESCI 877 (01) - GIS for Earth & Environmental Sciences

Earth/Envi Sci GIS

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   6  
CRN: 13381
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 open source program QGIS. Additional work will develop programing skills using the python language. Programming background is not required but beneficial. Prereq: Undergraduate Science Course.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): GSS 807, GSS 809, NR 860
Instructors: Michael Palace

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am JAMS 254