Five College Consortium

Introduction to GIS

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Natural Resources Conservation
Course Number: 
585
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
The goals of this course are to teach you basic GIS concepts such as spatial data sources and structures, projections and coordinate systems, geospatial analysis, cartographic modeling, and the integration of remote sensing and GIS. By the end of the course, students will be proficient in ESRI ArcGIS software.
Comments: 
This course is open to graduate students in ECO or SUSTAIN SCIENCE and seniors and juniors in NRC, BCT, or ENVIRSCI. meets with PUBP&ADM 697B and Geograph 397GIS and Geograph 593 GIS
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Crosslisted Section ID: 
21304,21344,21345
Schedule #: 
15359

Course Sections

Introduction to GIS
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Forrest Bowlick TH 11:30AM 12:45PM