Master Course Outline
ENT-151
Advanced GIS
Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 40
Lab Hours: 20
Lecture Hours: 20


Description
Instruction in advanced topics of GIS. Emphasis includes geo-spatial analysis, creation and use of geo-databases, geo-coding, geo-referencing, digital elevation models, and Lidar technology using ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop software. Prerequisite: ENT 161 and ENGR& 111 or instructor permission. Formerly CET 251

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate the ability to import and modify data sets
  • Show proficiency in the use of coordinate systems
  • Create and use geo databases
  • Create new shapefiles and edit existing shapefiles
  • Demonstrate the ability to geo-code addresses and geo-reference photographs
  • Build models for redundant geo-spacial analysis processes
  • Demonstrate the ability to visually display complex geographic data

Course Topics
  • Preparation of data for analysis
  • Analyzing special data
  • Projecting data
  • Creation databases
  • Creation and edition of features
  • Geo-coding addresses
  • Displaying coordinate data
  • Geo-referencing photographs
  • Model building


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor Files
ENT 151
B563
0423
Thomas Butler
ENT 151
B453
0423
Thomas Butler
ENT 151
B344
0423
Thomas Butler


Two Year Projected Schedule

2016 - 20172017 - 2018
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