FOR-215 – Introduction to GIS/GPS

Credit Hours: 3.00

Course Description

This course introduces geographic information systems and global positioning devices. Emphasis is placed on the use of existing hardware and software to create and update computer generated maps. Upon completion, students should be able to understand the uses and limitations of GIS and GPS devices in forestry applications.

Classroom Hours: 1.00

Lab/Shop Hours: 4.00

Clinical Hours: 0.00