Advanced GIS & Remote Sensing for Ecological Applications
This course will teach students to understand and apply more advanced methodologies using GIS and remote sensing technologies. They will apply knowledge gained in this course to environmental concepts they may be exposed to in their careers. Types of data used will include vector and raster spatial data, imagery, maps, and topographic data to examine environmental problems. Data assessed will include spatial information regarding human and natural hazards and disasters, land use and land cover, surface temperature, climate change, wetland delineation, wildlife corridor mapping, coastal erosion, human impacts on the environment, and more. Students can use this data to gain insights and make problem-solving decisions regarding real-world environmental issues they may encounter during their careers.
GISC-505 DE GIS & REMOTE SENSING FOR ENVIRONMENTAL SOLUTIONS
Oct 23, 2023 — Dec 17, 2023
Mar 11, 2024 — May 5, 2024
Distance Education - Online
For credit cost: $1950