Geography 7: Introduction to Geographic Information Systems, GEOG 7
Enrollment and waitlists for Fall Quarter 2022 will CLOSE - September 23, 2022 at 5:00pm.
Lecture, three hours; laboratory, two hours. Designed for freshmen/sophomores. Introduction to fundamental principles and concepts necessary to carry out sound geographic analysis with geographic information systems (GIS). Reinforcement of key issues in GIS, such as geographic coordinate systems, map projections, spatial analysis, and visualization of spatial data. Laboratory exercises use database query, manipulation, and spatial analysis to address real-world problems. P/NP or letter grading.
Credit: 5 quarter units /
3.33 semester units credit
UC Los Angeles, Geography
Course Credit:Upon successful completion, all online courses offered through cross-enrollment provide UC unit credit. Some courses are approved for GE, major preparation and/or, major credit or can be used as a substitute for a course at your campus.
If "unit credit" is listed by your campus, consult your department, academic adviser or Student Affairs division to inquire about the petition process for more than unit credit for the course.
Course Equivalence: GEOG 80
UC Los Angeles:
General Education: Foundations of Society and Culture: Social Analysis/Social Science, Foundations of Scientific Inquiry: Life Sciences and Physical Sciences, GE lab requirement
Units toward degree (see your adviser)
General Education: Elective units (UCRVELEC)
UC San Diego:
General Education: TMC 1 course toward lower division disciplinary breadth if noncontiguous to major
UC San Francisco:
UC Santa Barbara:
General Education: Area C - Science, Mathematics, and Technology
Course Equivalence: UCSB GEOG 12
UC Santa Cruz:
General Education: SI