Cartography

Map of part of Texas, example of cartography
Course Number: Geog 606
Credits: 
3
Course Type: 
Lecture + Lab
College: 
Science & Engineering
Department: 
Geography & Environment
Course Description: 

GEOG 606 Cartography (Units: 3)

Prerequisite: GEOG 205 or equivalent.

Theory and practice in modern thematic cartography; compilation and classification of geospatial data sets; the role of scale and projections in thematic maps; theory and practice in cartographic symbolization, visualization, and communication; ethics in geospatial visualization; issues in implementing cartographic visualizations in web and GIS environments. Classwork, 2 units; laboratory, 1 unit. Lab fee required.

 

 

Term: 
Spring