Course Description


4 Units, Lecture, 2 hours; laboratory, 1 hour; extra reading, 2 hours; written work, 3 hours. Prerequisite(s): BUS 101. Topics include introduction and use of geographic information system (GIS) for business applications. Provides basic understanding on how location information is used in business processes for decisions. Offers an opportunity to gain hands-on experience with basic functionality of industry standard business mapping software tools including ArcGIS and Business Analyst Online.

Key Information

Credit: 4 quarter units / 2.67 semester units credit
UC Riverside, Business Administration

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BUS 101

Course Creators

Elaine Wong
Rich Yueh
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