GPS and Mapping

Course number: CMPT 0115

Course length: 45 hrs

Course credits: 3 credits

Course description:

This course will introduce students to the use and interpretation of maps, electronic mapping devices and software, aerial photography and remote sensing imagery. Students will learn to collect geographic data using GPS, transfer data between GPS devices and various GIS software packages, and to create maps using GIS software packages. Students will learn to read and navigate using maps and compasses; search electronic directories for available electronic maps; and collect, manage, display and interpret spatial data commonly used in natural resource management.

Course delivery:

  • In Person

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