GIS 101 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: CIS 118 or CSC 105

Surveys the development and operation of automated geographic information systems. Focuses on the fundamentals of using computers to draw maps. Incorporates study of cartographic fundamentals such as map projections, map scales, selective display of data on maps, and various computer software applications in GIS.