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Geographic Information Systems
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GEOG-525: Geographic Information Science (4 units; U/G )

Geographic and information theoretical foundations of geographic information science (GIS). Use of macro languages in a software project to expand GIS functionality. 3 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, & Geog 215(P); or grad st.
Enroll in LEC 401 and LAB 801 or LAB 802.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 47733 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang BOL B95  
      LAB 801 47734 2:00 PM-3:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   MIT 353  
      LAB 802 47735 2:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   MIT 353  

GEOG-547: Spatial Analysis (4 units; U/G )

Advanced analysis techniques, including multivariate relationships and spatial modeling.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Geog 247(P) or dept-approved equiv.
Enroll in LEC 401 and LAB 801 or LAB 802.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 45782 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang CHM 197  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 46658 11:00 AM-12:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   MIT 353  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802 47075 11:00 AM-12:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   MIT 353  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-625: Intermediate Geographic Information Science (4 units; U/G )

Concepts and techniques of geographic information science (GIS), with emphasis on GIS-based spatial analysis, associated applications, and technology. 3 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st: Geog 525(P) or UrbPlan 591(P) or 791(P); or cons instr.
Enroll in LEC 401 and LAB 801 or LAB 802.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 47415 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Li, Wenliang BOL B95  
      LAB 801 46557 11:00 AM-12:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   LAP 271  
      LAB 802 46851 11:00 AM-12:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   SAB 240  

GEOG-698: GIS/Cartography Internship (1 - 6 units; U/G )

Practical GIS/cartography experience with government agency or private firm under supervision of working expert and faculty member. Intern's contract specifies duties and duration.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Geog 215(P); writ cons instr & dept chair.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 43038 - 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 45225 - 09/02-12/11 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 45691 - 09/02-12/11 Huxhold, William TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 45692 - 09/02-12/11 Wu, Changshan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 47492 - 09/02-12/11 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 47966 - 09/02-12/11 Day, Patrice TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 48342 - 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang TBA  

INFOST 465(L&I SCI 475): Legal Aspects of Information Products and Services (3 units; U/G )

Introduction to legal environment surrounding development and use of information products and services, including intellectual property, and issues specific to internet and other digital mediums.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 37092 - 09/02-12/11 Kozak, Nadine ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Graduate students. Special course fee of $2280.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required. Open to all students, however, preference is given to MLIS students residing outside the metro Milwaukee area. All other students must have consent of instructor to enroll.
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 202 37093 - 09/02-12/11 Kozak, Nadine ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. Special course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required. Open to all students, however, preference is given to BSIST students including College Connection Program and/or those residing outside the metro Milwaukee area.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-714: Metadata (3 units; G )

Principles and application of metadata for networked information resource organization, representation, retrieval, and interoperability using a variety of schemes; focus on cultural heritage digital repositories.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; InfoSt(L&I Sci) 511(531)(P)

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 37022 2:00 PM-4:40 PM W 09/02-12/11 Kipp, Margaret NWQ 6590 PDF
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 201 36986 - 09/02-12/11 Miller, Steven ONLINE WEB PDF
This section restricted to Graduate students. Special course fee of $2280.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required. Open to all students, however, preference is given to MLIS students residing outside the metro Milwaukee area. All other students must have consent of instructor to enroll.
Consent required to audit.

URBPLAN-791: Introduction to Urban Geographic Information Systems for Planning (3 units; G )

Use of spatially related information including gis and land records systems for improved productivity and decision making in service delivery, management, policy-planning, and land development.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 401 49737 1:30 PM-4:10 PM T 09/02-12/11 Hu, Lingqian AUP 189  
            T   Huxhold, William    
      LAB 801 49738 5:30 PM-8:10 PM T 09/02-12/11 Hu, Lingqian AUP 158  
            T   Huxhold, William    
      LAB 802 49883 9:00 AM-11:40 AM F 09/02-12/11 Hu, Lingqian AUP 158  
            F   Huxhold, William    

URBPLAN-794: Internet Geographic Information Systems (GIS) (3 units; G )

Seminar on theoretical background and hands-on experience with technologies for developing GIS applications on the Internet, the web, and wireless networks.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; UrbPlan 792(P) or Geog 625(P); or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 49868 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/08-12/11 Vepraskas, Paul AUP 194  
            M   Witebsky, Joyce    
Consent required to audit.

URBPLAN-991: Legislative/Administrative Agency Internship (3 - 6 units; G )

Research project assignments with elected legislative officials and administrative agencies. Assignments will be cooperatively developed and supported by an integrating seminar discussing both experience and theory in a planning implementation context.

Notes:
May be retaken with change in topic to max of 6 cr. Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 - 6 FLD 001 49723 - 09/02-12/11 Esswein, Carolyn TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 002 49724 - 09/02-12/11 Frank, Nancy TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 003 49725 - 09/02-12/11 Harris, Kirk TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 004 49726 - 09/02-12/11 Hu, Lingqian TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 005 49863 - 09/02-12/11 Huxhold, William TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 006 49864 - 09/02-12/11 Rabinowitz, Harvey TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 007 49881 - 09/02-12/11 Sanders, Welford TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 008 49897 - 09/02-12/11 Schneider, Robert TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 009 49904 - 09/02-12/11 White, Sammis TBA  
Consent required to audit.

URBPLAN-999: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; G )

Individual work in urban planning. Variable content course.

Notes:
Retakeable to max of 9 cr. Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 32955 - 09/02-12/11 Esswein, Carolyn TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 32959 - 09/02-12/11 Frank, Nancy TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 32956 - 09/02-12/11 Harris, Kirk TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 32957 - 09/02-12/11 Hu, Lingqian TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 32958 - 09/02-12/11 Huxhold, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 32960 - 09/02-12/11 Rabinowitz, Harvey TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 32961 - 09/02-12/11 Sanders, Welford TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 32962 - 09/02-12/11 Schneider, Robert TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 32963 - 09/02-12/11 White, Sammis TBA