Class Dates
10/16/2023 to 12/15/2023
Delivered By
Online Asynchronous
Helene Avocat
Meeting Times
Meets by Appt
Meeting Location
Distance Education

Geographic Information Systems I

GEOG 508 - Class Number: 16212

Empirical and Quantitative Reasoning Social Sciences General Education


Examination of the major theories, concepts, and operations in geographic information systems (GIS). Topics include: the structure of geographic data models, geographic data acquisition, spatial database management, data processing methods. Vector and raster GIS operations, and general approaches to GIS-based spatial modeling.

  • Students must have access to a Windows computer that meets the following requirements MAC, tablets and Chromebook cannot operate the required program used for exercises.


  • Instructor Helene Avocat's permission is required after 10/17/2023.

Student Requirements:

  • Internet access


  • GEOG 302

Enrollment Dates
03/20/2023 to 10/16/2023
Enrollment Limit

Credit/Tuition Options

Credit Option Hours

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