Introduction to Computer Mapping and GIS

Scott White

Fort Lewis College
Public four-year institution, primarily undergraduate


An introduction to the study and design of maps, primarily through the application of a specialized computer mapping software program known as GIS.

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Special Interest: GIS
Grade Level: College Lower (13-14)
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This is a lower division course (with lab) required of Environmental Biology and Environmental Geology majors. There are no prerequisites Biology majors make up about 60% of the student numbers, and geology majors about 30%.


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Syllabus for Introduction to Computer Mapping and GIS course (Microsoft Word 2007 (.docx) 113kB May5 10)

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