CE 446 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
Introduces engineering problem-solving using geographic information systems (GIS). GIS has proven to be an effective tool in Civil Engineering applications that include a significant spatial component. Focuses on the fundamental concepts of GIS, the top-down process required to effectively use advanced information technology tools, and the acquisition of hands-on experience in GIS problem-solving using the Arc GIS package. Provides experience with the GIS application process, rather than expertise in a particular GISsoftware package. (O)
Prerequisites & Notes Note: Students cannot receive credit for both CE 446 and EVSC 362.