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Fall 2017


The techniques and science of data acquisition and creation for spatial analysis in a geographic information system (GIS); includes field data collection. Students will be instructed in the use GPS devices, mobile GIS, workstation GIS, as well as data from other sources including remotely sensed data.

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This OER was created under the CUNY/SUNY Scale Up Initiative grant, 2017-2018, sponsored by the CUNY Office of Library Services.

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