Course Information
Course Code IASC 2P07
(also offered as ERSC 2P07 and GEOG 2P07)
Course Title Foundations of Geomatics
Description Introduction to spatial, metric, graphic and other concepts common to cartography, remote sensing and geographic information systems (GIS). Properties of digital maps and air photos and satellite imagery. Principles of map compilation and design. Practical experience in computer mapping, image interpretation and GIS analysis.
Course Format Lectures, lab, field work, 4 hours per week.
Restrictions open to IASC, ERSC (single or combined) and GEOG (single or combined), GEOG (Honours)/BEd (Intermediate/Senior) majors until date specified in Registration guide.
Prerequisite(s) one of ERSC 1F01, GEOG 1F90, 1F91 or permission of the instructor.