Master Course Outline
ENT-150
Introduction to GIS
Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 40
Lab Hours: 20
Lecture Hours: 20


Description
Introduction to the fundamentals of GIS and GPS. Emphasis is on the fundamentals of cartography, geography, map projections, coordinate systems, attributes, data formats, and analysis of data both statistically and spatially using ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop software. Formerly CET 250.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of GIS,and GPS.
  • Exhibit an understanding of ArcMap, ArcCatalog, geodatabases and shapefiles.
  • Identify types of shapeflies,layers and feature classes.
  • Create new selections from existing data sets.
  • Identify basic coordinate systems
  • Demonstrate an understanding of attributes
  • Demonstrate the ability to classify, symbolize and label features.
  • Display geographical information in a presentable map format.
  • Demonstrate an ability to create, edit, query and analyze data both statistically and spatially

Course Topics
  • Introduction to GIS and GPS
  • ArcMap and ArcCatalog software
  • Symbolization of features
  • Classification of features
  • Labeling of features
  • Query Data
  • Joining and relating tables
  • Selecting features


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor Files
ENT 150
B452
0401
Thomas Butler


Two Year Projected Schedule

2014 - 20152015 - 2016
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