Geographic Information Systems for Remote Sensing

RMS 6220 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Explores geographic information systems (GIS) technology for remote sensing (RS) applications with respect to how GIS offers a rich source of computational alternatives for data extraction and analysis. The fields of GIS and RS have expanded considerably over the past decade, and the world has become richer in digital geographic information. Topics and techniques covered include spatial data collection, data accuracy, cartographic principles, spatial data analysis and visualization, digital elevation models, and class maps. Offers students an opportunity to gain hands-on experience with a leading commercial GIS software package.


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


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There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Winter Graduate
    Jan 8, 2018 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Feb 19, 2018 (6-week classes)

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