In this hands-on laboratory course, students have an opportunity to utilize geospatial technology and complete assignments using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software. Field application using Global Positioning Systems (GPS) is incorporated and students manipulate digital maps and various forms of spatial data including satellite imagery and aerial photographs for environmental application. Students will investigate real-world issues and support community partners within this course.
PrerequisitesPost Secondary level COMP 1059 Comp Techy for Environ Apps Minimum Grade of 50
Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.