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INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Germany - Free University of Berlin - 'Free Univ. Berlin'
UC Course SubjectEarth and Space Sciences
Number & Suffix: 107
Full UC Title: INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS 
Transcript Title: INTRO TO GIS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 5.5 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course provides students with the ability to independently process geoscientific questions using geographic information systems and to present results. Selected application examples are used to convey basic concepts of Geographic Information Systems and Geoinformation Processing. The following topics are covered: structure and applications of Geographic Information Systems; basic concepts such as data models, geospatial data collection, methods and problems of georeferencing; georeferencing, extraction, and processing of spatial data; spatial data methods and geostatistical analysis and interpolation techniques; creation and analysis of digital terrain models; visualization of geodata, including maps. Students also learn practical computer-aided implementation. 
Language of Instruction: German
 
Partner Title: GEOINFORMATIONSSYSTEM 
Partner University Department: Geographie 
Partner University Course Number: 24407a/b3