ISS 315-01: Mapping History with Geographic Information Systems

Fall 2022

Instructor: Ed Triplett

This is a beginner/intermediate Geographic Information System (GIS) course designed to help students learn how to investigate history spatially. The course will emphasize perspectives, procedures and tools that are relevant to applications of GIS in Art History and Humanistic disciplines. The course is designed as a hybrid lecture/lab format in which direct instruction is supplemented by hands-on learning labs using ArcGIS software and real-world spatial data. Students will gain skills in integration of spatial and tabular data, geoprocessing, data visualization, creating features, editing features, vector and raster integration, spatial analysis and georeferencing.

  • VMS 304-01
  • ARTHIST 315-01
  • CMAC 315
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