1-credit Summer Short Course: GEOG198A Introduction to GIS in the Era of Big Data
The CGIS runs a series of summer/winter short courses focused on advancing students' skill-sets in the latest techniques, topics, and technologies in GIS.
This Summer 2018, we are offering:
- GEOG198A：Introduction to GIS in the Era of Big Data (1 credit)
This 1-credit course serves as an introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) that are used to gather, analyze and present geospatial information in the era of big data. Topics include the basics of geospatial data; fundamentals of big data; locational reference systems; the Global Positioning System; data analysis, interpretation, and visualization methods.