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ENMT 307

Introduction to
Geographic
Information
Systems (GIS)

Section: 7980 - Syllabus

Spring, 2020
(HOME)

Online

Mar 16
through
May 10

Subject: ENMT 307 -    

Schedule:


Dates
Topic - readings
Assignments
(Due Dates)
all at 11:59 pm
Week 1
3.16-3.23
What is GIS? Primary (3.20)
Secondary (3.23)
Lesson 1 (3.23)
Week 2
3.24-3.30
Spatial Data and Projections Primary (3.27)
Secondary (3.30)
Lesson 2 (3.27)
Lesson 3 (3.30)
Week 3
3.31-4.6
GIS Data Formats and
Data Quality
Primary (4.3)
Secondary (4.6)
Lesson 4 (4.6)
Week 4
4.7-4.13
Spatial Analysis Primary (4.10)
Secondary (4.13)
Lesson 5 (4.10)
Lesson 6 (4.13)
Week 5
4.14-4.20
Network Analysis and ModelBuilder Primary (4.17)
Secondary (4.20)
Lesson 7 (4.20)
Week 6
4.21-4.27
Map Making Primary (4.24)
Secondary (4.27)
Lesson 8 (4.27)
Week 7
4.28-5.4
Maps and GIS in Action Primary (5.1)
Secondary (5.4)
Plan (4.30)
Week 8
5.5-5.10
Final Projects Final Project (5.7)
Secondary Posts (5.10)
Farewell Post (5.10)
 

Assignments and Due Dates

Weekly Discussions
Weight
%
Workbook
Lessons
Due
Date
Weight
%
1
3%
1
3.23
6.5%
2
3%
2
3.27
6.5%
3
3%
3
3.30
6.5%
4
3%
4
4.6
6.5%
5
3%
5
4.10
6.5%
6
3%
6
4.13
6.5%
7
3%
7
4.20
6.5%


8
4.27
6.5%
Final Project

1 - Planning
4.30
3%

2 - Maps
5.7
21%

3 - Discussion
5.10
3%

Data Sources:


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Required Text:

Welcome to our course

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Textbooks: -

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Dr. Nicholas Duchon
University of Maryland University College
Phone: 540-338-7120
nicholas.duchon@umuc.edu

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Last updated: 4.19.2020