The minor in Spatial Information Management provides students with fundamental geospatial skills in natural resource management. Geographic information systems, global positioning systems, and remote sensing are key tools for the workforce of the 21st Century.
This minor is designed for students desiring to gain technical skills and to increase their employment potential in an applied area. The SIMs minor has a broad interdisciplinary appeal due to the ability to adapt and use these technologies in many disciplines.
Effective Fall 2007
Students must satisfactorily complete the total credits required for the minor. Minors and interdisciplinary minors require 12 or more upper-division (300- to 400-level) credits.
Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.
|CS 150||Interactive Programming with Java||4|
|Lower Division or Upper Division|
|Select a minimum of 4 credits from the following: 1||4|
|Algorithms and Data Structures|
|Introduction to Geography (GT-SS2)|
|Techniques in Public Relations|
|Applications in Conservation Planning|
|Seminar on GIS and Remote Sensing Applications 2|
|Statistics for Behavioral Sciences II|
|Applied Multivariate Analysis|
|NR 322||Introduction to Geographic Information Systems||4|
|NR 323/GR 323||Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation||3|
|NR 422||GIS Applications in Natural Resource Management||4|
|NR 423||Applications of Global Positioning Systems||1|
|NR 493||Seminar on GIS and Remote Sensing Applications 2||1|
May be repeated as an elective.