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Geographic Information Systems part of Courses
Course covers concepts, management, and presentation of digital data for spatial analysis, with particular emphases on environmental geology and resource management. Provides hands-on experience with GIS software.

Surface Processes and Geomorphology part of Courses
This is a process-oriented geomorphology course with substantial "interactive lecture", lab, field, and GIS components. In addition to an emphasis on geomorphic processes and methods particular to their ...

Remote sensing and image interpretation part of Courses
This course provides an introduction to the fundamentals of remote sensing. Class lectures will focus on a range of concepts and techniques key to understanding how remote sensing data are acquired, displayed, ...

Cartography part of Courses
GEO 301 is designed as an introduction to maps and their uses, in particular, as tools for communicating spatial information. Although it is an "introduction", the content of the course and the amount of ...

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems part of Courses
This course offers an introduction to the concepts, principles, and theories behind Geographic Information Systems and Science (GIS), with emphasis on the nature of geographic information, data models and ...

Natural Resources Information Systems part of Courses
Current trends in natural resources management such as ecosystem and landscape management in addition to traditional stand and forest data result in large data sets. Natural resources managers must be able to ...

Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation part of Courses
This course provides a foundational introduction to the field of remote sensing. It is the first of two courses in remote sensing. This course focuses on the basics of the science behind remote sensing including ...

Introduction to Geology part of Courses
Introduction to the physical environment, emphasizing materials of the Earth and processes that lead to changes within and on the Earth. Lab emphasis includes rocks and minerals, geologic processes, and landscape ...

LSC 315 Land-Use Planning part of Courses
An introduction to GIS applications and software use.

GIS for Geologists part of Courses
A first (and probably only) GIS course geared at upper-level geology and environmental science majors, using ArcGIS 9.3.

GIS for Geoscientists part of Courses
Introduction to basic concepts in computer-based GIS emphasizing hands-on practice in portraying and analyzing spatially referenced data sets to produce a variety of types of digital products and to solve geologic ...

Introduction to GIS part of Courses
This is an introduction to using ArcGIS software. Basic techniques are covered, as well as background information on cartography and geodesy.

Hydrogeology part of Courses
Hydrogeology is intended for upper level undergraduates who have already completed a physical geology class with lab. The course provides a broad overview of surface and subsurface water, and the relationships to ...

An introduction to GIS in Geosciences part of Courses
Applied geosciences using GIS

Introduction to GIS part of Courses
This course introduces concepts of cartography, database management, and spatial analysis. The productive use of GIS technology in the physical and social sciences, environmental management, and regional planning ...

Computer-aided Mapping and Analysis part of Courses
Computer-based Geographic Information Systems, digital maps, and data sources. The creation, interpretation, and analysis of digital maps from multiple data sources. Analysis of spatial information from sciences, ...

GIS for Geoscientists I part of Courses
GIS for Geoscientists I is an introduction to GIS operations and analyses of vector data in a geoscience context and will prepare students for more advanced GIS courses (such as its follow-up course, GIS for ...

Introduction to GIS for Geologists part of Courses
This course is intended as an introduction to basic GIS skills. Targeted at an audience of geology students, it draws upon geological examples when teaching GIS techniques.

WX 365 Satellite and Radar Remote Sensing part of Courses
A practical introduction to meteorological interpretation of satellite and weather radar imagery. This course surveys the basic physics of electromagnetic (EM) radiation and shows how characteristics of the EM ...

Environmental Remote Sensing part of Courses
Environmental Remote Sensing is designed to introduce students to remote sensing science and technology. It emphasizes mastering fundamental remote sensing concepts and utilizing remotely sensed data for ...

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