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ENT 151
Advanced GIS


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 40

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:20    Lab 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. Formerly CET 251. Pre- or co-requisite: ENT 161 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 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 See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ENT 151
    Winter 2016
    0423
    Thomas Butler
    ENT 151
    Winter 2015
    0423
    Thomas Butler
    ENT 151
    Spring 2014
    0423
    Thomas Butler


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
    X
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     
     

    *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.