GGR463H5 Geographic Information Analysis and Processing

GGR463 Course Desciption

Course Description

Emphasis will be on both the analysis and processing of geographic information using open source software. Topics from geographic information science will be presented. Extensive hands-on experience with spatially explicit simulation models, fuzzy techniques, statistical analysis and programming tools.

Credits: Science, Experiential Learning

Lecture hours: 12

Practicum hours: 24

Prerequisite: 14.0 credits including GGR321H5

The application of GIS is limited only by the imagination of those who use it.

Jack Dangermond, ESRI

Core Skills Developed

  • spatial modelling
  • advanced visualization
  • classification and analysis