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Application Issues in Geographic Information Systems

Operational and management issues in geographic information systems (GIS). Implementation of traditional planning and management theories and techniques in GISs. Topics include problems of data exchange standards, implementation of GIS in an institutional setting including benchmarking a GIs, applications of GIS in various fields, social impacts and legal aspects of GIS. Practical work includes analytical exercises using GIS culminating in an application project.


Recommended Preparation: Geog 5500 (RG5743)

Minimum Credits: 3.00

Maximum Credits: 3.00

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