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Master Course Outline
Introduction to GIS

Course Number: CET 250
Credits: 3
Hours per Quarter: 40

Lecture Hours:20    Lab Hours:20


Description
An introduction to GIS, ArcView GIS software and GPS. This course is designed to introduce the student to the powerful representation of visually displaying geographical information. It covers the fundamentals of cartography, geography, map projections, coordinate systems, attributes, and data formats as used in GIS. ESRI ArcGIS desktop computer software will be used exclusively to create, edit, query and analyze data both statistically and spatially.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Understanding of coordinate system.
B. Understanding of ArcView themes.
C. Understanding of data retrieval, database retrieval.
D. Understanding of ArcView Linking.
E. Ability to write laboratory reports.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
CET 250
Winter 2013
0417
Michelle Schmode
CET 250
Winter 2012
0419
Gerald Anhorn
CET 250
Winter 2012
0417
Gerald Anhorn
CET 250
Winter 2010
0417
Gerald Anhorn


Two Year Projected Schedule

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

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)