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

PHYS 210 Fundamentals of GIS

This one-semester course will focus on the conceptual, cartographic and scientific underpinnings of GIS, emphasizing hands-on skills of data collection, manipulation, and presentation using GIS software. The laboratory focuses on using scientific method and critical thinking in the use of GIS for natural science applications through map-making, interpretation and spatial analysis.
Pre- or co- requisite(s): MATH 150 College Algebra with Trigonometry .
Lab fee will be required
Terms Offered: Spring
Offered Distance Learning: No
Liberal Arts and Sciences Designation: Science
SUNY General Education Designation(s): Natural Science
Credits: 4
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 3
Lab: 2