SFSU Bulletin 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.