EESC03H3 Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing

This course focuses on the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) for solving a range of scientific problems in the environmental sciences and describing their relationship with - and applicability to - other fields of study (e.g. geography, computer science, engineering, geology, ecology and biology). Topics include (but are not limited to): spatial data types, formats and organization; geo-referencing and coordinate systems; remotely sensed image manipulation and analysis; map production.

Prerequisite: 

EESA06H3 and 0.5 credit at the B-level in EES courses

Corequisite: 

0.5 credit at the B-level in EES courses

Recommended Preparation: 
Breadth Requirements: 
Quantitative Reasoning