GEOL 6083

Fundamentals of the design and use of spatial datasets in computerized mapping and analysis of spatial data. Concentrates on technical and scientific aspects of the collection, query, analysis and presentation of spatial data from a wide range of disciplines using industry standard software tools. Involves both lecture and computer lab components. Prerequisites: Geog 2003 or Geol 1014, or equivalent; CS 2053 or equivalent, senior/graduate standing or permission of instructor.