Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Course Info - GEOG170

Are you interested in geospatial intelligence and analysis?  The Department of Geography is offering a course on the methods involved that may be helpful to CCJS students.

GEOG170: Introduction to Methods of Geospatial Intelligence and Analysis
Introduction to technical methods used in gathering, analyzing, and presenting geospatial information, addressing the needs of geospatial analysis, such as environmental monitoring, situational awareness, disaster management, and human systems.  Topics include basics of locational reference systems, map projections, satellite and airborne remote sensing, global positioning systems, geographic information systems, cartography, and introductory statistics and and probability.  The course is a gateway to more advanced technical classes in geoinformatics.