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Courses - Fall 2019
GEOG
Geographical Sciences Department Site
GEOG475
Computer Cartography
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: GEOG373 and GEOG306.
Credit only granted for: GEOG471 or GEOG475.
Formerly: GEOG471.
Advanced skills of computer mapping using more sophisticated software packages. Map projection evaluation and selection, coordinate system conversion, techniques of quantitative thematic mapping, map design and generalization, hypermedia and animated cartography. Emphasis on designing and making cartographically sound sophisticated thematic maps.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory materials fee.