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CET 251
Advanced GIS


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 40

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:20    Lab Hours:20


Description
Concepts of geo-spacial analysis will be introduced in this course. These include creating, editing, dissolving, buffering and clipping features. Overlaying, exporting, importing, downloading and projecting data. Creating and using geo-databases. Geo-coding addresses, geo-referencing photos and model creation. The use of D.E.M. (Digital elevation models) and Lidar technology will also be discussed. ESRI ArcGIS software will be used.
Prerequisite: CET 250 and ENGR& 111, or instructor permission.

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 geocode addresses and georeference photographs
  • Build models for redundant spacial analysis processes
  • Demonstrate the ability to visually display complex geographic data

  • Course Topics
  • Preparing data for analysis
  • Analyzing special data
  • Projecting data
  • Creating databases
  • Creating and editing features
  • Geocoding addresses
  • Displaying x,y data
  • Georeferencing photographs
  • Model building

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    CET 251
    Spring 2013
    0432
    Michelle Schmode
    CET 251
    Spring 2012
    0432
    Gerald Anhorn


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.