CIVL 7114 - Geographic Information Systems, 4 Credits

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

Level: Upper

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.