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The following table outlines the 16-weeks course agenda and the assignments. Students will additionally participate in weekly seminar in Geoinformatics Research Center (will be held every Friday at 13.00 pm), which are not noted here.
|1||Introduction||Assignment: Write article about GIS-hand writing only!|
|2||History of GIS & The Nature of Geo-information|
|3||Tour of GIS Maps & What is Geographical Knowledge||Self-learning: Download QuantumGIS & install|
|4||Map Structures and Attributes: Raster||Self-learning: Download GRASS GIS, install, and learn how to use
Assignment: Write article about Topology in GIS-hand writing only!
|5||Map Structures and Attributes: Vector||Vector exploration in Quantum GIS
Assignment: Write article about coordinate system-hand writing only!
|6||Making Maps (Scale; Projection; Coordinate System)||Making Maps in Quantum GIS|
|7||Vector based spatial analysis||Create feature classes, vector data editing, geocoding, location query, and overlay|
|9||Introduction to Global Positioning Systems||Field work: Using GPS
Assignment: Write article about GPS-hand writing only!
|10||Introduction to Remote Sensing||Collecting Data and multi-bands image composition|
|11||Raster based spatial analysis||Map algebra, surface analysis, raster-vector conversion, geo-referencing|
|12||Introduction to WebGIS||Prepare final project presentation (PowerPoint)|
|13||Introduction to ArcGIS||explore visualization options, create visual outputs for final project|
|14||Geospatial applications and perspectives||write final project report (5-8 pages text, 12 point font, double-space; 10-20 pages total including tables, figures, citation and appendix)|
|15||Project Oral Presentation||Final project report due|