Elective in CD: GIS for Community Development
||Kansas State University
||3 credit hours - $590 per credit
||June 06, 2022 - July 29, 2022
This course introduces students to geographic information systems (GIS). The course includes discussions of GIS hardware, software, data structures, data acquisition, data conversion, data presentation, analytical techniques, and implementation procedures. Laboratory emphasis is on practical applications and uses of GIS.
For course access questions, contact the teaching university’s campus coordinator. For enrollment questions, contact your home university campus coordinator.
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Disability Support Services
To request accommodations for this course, contact the disability support office at your home university. You must register each semester and for each course. Read more about the Great Plains IDEA process for requesting accommodations.
GIS Fundamentals: A First Text on Geographic Information Systems (OPTIONAL)
Publisher: XanEdu Publishing Inc
Approximately 2-3 weeks before the first day of class at K-State, the K-State campus coordinator, Ashley Schultz
, will email course access instructions to visiting students for courses taught by K-State. These instructions are also available on the Visiting Students
webpage at K-State. By following the course access instructions, visiting students create their K-State eID and complete the K-State Course Access Form. Students meeting all deadlines for eID creation and submission will have access to Canvas by the first day of class.
This course does not require an exam proctor.
This course does not include synchronous components.
The GIS Fundamentals: A First Text on Geographic Information Systems textbook is optional but recommended.