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GEOG 105

The Digital Earth

Introduction to geographic data; use of digital maps and aerial/satellite images as means of Earth observation; basics of spatial data analysis; location-based Web APPs; digital map services. 

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

  • Explain the basic concepts and principles in processing digital geographic data.
  • Collect, map, and analyze spatial data as a mechanism to understand our physical and social world.
  • Make use of online resources of aerial photos, satellite images and maps in various formats.
  • Think spatially and develop problem-solving skills with critical understanding of geographic context.

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