NSU Catalog 2017-2018 
    
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NSU Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GEOG 473 - GIS: Data Creation and Integration


This course introduces advanced tools and techniques of data creation, data integration, mapping, and spatial analysis in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). It provides basic approaches for solving problems of data integration including format identification, conversion, and spatial registration. Building on
the skills and techniques learned in the introductory GIS course or equivalent, it gives a conceptual base to many methods and techniques associated with vector and raster-based spatial analysis including imagery.  It provides an examination of the functions and capabilities of ArcGIS Desktop GIS software (including extensions). Prerequisite: GEOG 372  and GEOG 372   3 credits