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Graduate Catalog 2015-2016 
    
Graduate Catalog 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GTECH 75100 - Field Techniques in Geography


Observation and analysis of the physical geography, biogeography and geomorphology of selected areas. Field geographic techniques such as data collection and recording, ground-truthing of remotely sensed images, and the use of maps, compasses and GPS to navigate. Additional fee for transportation, room and food allowance required.

prereq: GTECH 71000 or equivalent, any two additional GEOG, GEOL, PGEOG or GTECH courses, and permission of the instructor
Hours 45 hrs including conference,
Credits 3 cr
Courses cover geographic methods and techniques, and are divided into geographic information science, quantitative and qualitative research methods, remote sensing and cartography. Check with the department during the middle of the prior term for tentative course schedule including list of special topics.