|METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week):
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||Prof.Dr. SEVDA ZUHAL AKYÜREK
||Fall or Spring Semesters.
The objectives of this course are to enable the students to understand the fundemantal components of GIS, to learn data acquisition, data structures, database systems and concepts, raster and vector GIS systems, integrated GIS analysis.
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS), basic GIS components, GIS technology, data acquisition, data structures, databases, database systems and concepts, vector and raster GIS systems, GIS applications, error and uncertainty.
The learner is expected to know the fundamental concepts of Geographic Information Systems, familiarize a GIS software,handle a problem within GIS framework.