Fundamentals of Remote Sensing

RMS 5105 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter;CPS - Graduate
Description Provides an overview of remote sensing principles and their earth and environmental science applications. Covers four general categories: (1) physical processes/theories involved in remote sensing, e.g., the nature and properties of electromagnetic radiation and how it is affected by interactions with the atmosphere and earth’s surface; (2) different sensor types including optical, thermal, and microwave systems; (3) different applications of remote sensing such as land-use, land-change, vegetation, natural environmental, natural hazards, planetary environments, and military; and (4) methods of remote sensing as applied to analyzing images and extracting desired information.

Prerequisites

Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.

 

Course Sections

Section 01
CRN 70013
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Session Fall 2017 CPS Quarter - Full Term
Class Meeting Dates 09/18/2017 to 12/16/2017
Campus Online Campus
Course Format Online
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
Next Term Starts
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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