FORT 581 (01) - Applied Geospatial Techniques

Applied Geospatial Techniques

Durham   Thompson School of Applied Sci :: Forest Technology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 11831
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.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): FORT 281
Instructors: Nicholas Lanzer

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 F 2:10pm - 6:00pm COLE C142
Final Exam 12/15/2023 12/15/2023 F 3:30pm - 5:30pm COLE C142