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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. 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 See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    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
     
     
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    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.