Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies
Introduction to GIS
This course will provide students with basic competencies in spatial visualization and the analysis of geographical information for policy analysis. In recent decades, the large-scale production and processing of geospatial information has become mainstream in policy analysis, requiring professionals in a variety of fields to become familiar with current approaches and technologies. The course will focus primarily on the application of geospatial technologies while also offering students a brief historical overview of the crucial role of maps.