Advance Geo-Information Science

  • Published: 2015-11-06
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Name:Advance Geo-Information Science
Instructor:TONG Qingxi et al.
Course Description:
This 20 hour course introduces the conceptual questions that drive GIS&T research, geographic information science (GIScience). Students learn to critically analyze the major themes in the GIScience literature and draw out the practical ramifications for GIS&Ts. Students will also learn to contrast GIS as a tool with GIS as a science. From the course, students will gain experience in synthesizing and lecturing on complex scientific material, functioning as discussants and authors of scientific papers.