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GIS 113 Advanced GIS
Credit Hours:  4
Effective Term: Fall 2014
SUN#: NA
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures, 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F
Cross-Listed:


Description: Advanced data and spatial analysis techniques in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), using ArcGIS.

Prerequisites: GIS112

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Synthesis Level) Design and implement a spatial database.
2. (Evaluation Level) Explain, analyze and defend spatial analysis operations for vector and raster data.
3. (Synthesis Level) Develop a shortest path scenario using the network analyst extension.
4. (Application Level) Perform cell-based cartographic modeling using the spatial analyst extension.
5. (Application Level) Generate a surface using the geo-statistical analyst extension.
6. (Evaluation Level) Design and implement a spatial analysis project.
7. (Evaluation Level) Develop and implement appropriate map templates.
8. (Evaluation Level) Develop and implement a map series using appropriate scale and projection.
9. (Synthesis Level) Present results of spatial analysis.
10. (Application Level) Demonstrate ability to attach, run and modify code to a map document.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
URISA (http://www.urisa.org/)

ESRI (http://www.esri.com/) &
(http://proceedings.esri.com/library/userconf/proc01/professional/papers/pap411/p411.htm)

GISCI (http://www.gisci.org/)

NCGIA (http://www.ncgia.ucsb.edu/) &
(http://www.ncgia.ucsb.edu/other/ucgis/ed_priorities/a&c.html)