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GIS-205 : Fundamentals of Remote Sensing
Geographic Information Systems
This course provides students with a foundation in theory, techniques, and applications of Remote Sensing. Students study the physics of remote sensing, digital image processing of remote sensing data and satellite technologies to become familiar with the various types of information that can be obtained and how this information can be applied in the natural and social sciences. Applications include assessment of land cover and land use; mapping and analysis of natural resources; weather and climate studies; pollution detection; disaster monitoring; and identification of oceanic features.