CIVL 7114 - Geographic Information Systems

Credits: 
4
Level: 
Upper
Prerequisites: 

CIVL 6104 with D or better and (MATH 5014 with D or better or MATH 6114 with D or better)

Description: 

This course is a broad-based introduction to GIS, especially the application of spatial analysis and modeling. Applications will cover hardware and software considerations, map overlays, automation in thematic and topographic mapping, raster/vector devices, data acquisition, and related database storage and algorithms. Advanced topics will include error modeling, data uncertainty, and new directions and impacts of GIS.