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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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 21278 2:00 PM-4:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Wu, Changshan BOL 281  
      LAB 801 21279 1:00 PM-2:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Fan, Wei BOL 293  
      LAB 802 21280 2:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Fan, Wei BOL 289  

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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 20610 2:00 PM-4:40 PM M 09/05-12/14 Choi, Woonsup LUB S165 PDF
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 20940 3:00 PM-4:50 PM T 09/05-12/14   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802 21087 10:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/05-12/14   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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 21188 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Wu, Changshan AUP 104  
      LAB 801 20877 9:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/05-12/14   BOL 293  
      LAB 802 20998 12:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/05-12/14   BOL 289  

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:
May be retaken 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 19855 - 09/05-12/14 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 20462 - 09/05-12/14 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 20580 - 09/05-12/14 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 20581 - 09/05-12/14 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 21223 - 09/05-12/14 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 25219 - 09/05-12/14 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  

GEOG-999: Independent Work (1 - 6 units; G )

Independent reading or project.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 12 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001 16044 - 09/05-12/14 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  

INFOST-465: 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:
Counts as repeat of InfoSt 465X. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 23927 1:30 PM-4:10 PM W 09/05-12/14 Lipinski, Tomas SAB G28  
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; MLIS prereqs: InfoSt 501(P); InfoSt 571(R) or MSIST prereqs: InfoSt 582(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 17948 - 09/05-12/14 Lee, Hur-li ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Graduate students. A course fee of $2400.00 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.
Consent required to audit.

URBPLAN-692: Special Topics in Urban Planning: (1 - 3 units; U/G )

Provides a format for the development and presentation of new material in Urban Planning on an experimental, one-term basis. Specific cr & any additional prereqs announced in Schedule of Classes whenever course is offered.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
GIS and Transportation
    3 LEC 001 22028 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/05-12/14 Hu, Lingqian AUP 194  
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 23179 4:30 PM-6:20 PM T 09/05-12/14 Flack, David AUP 189 PDF
      LAB 801 22927 6:30 PM-9:10 PM T 09/05-12/14 Jalalianhosseini, Seyedehmahshid AUP 194  

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 21809 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/11-12/14 Meingast, Kurt AUP 194  
            M   Vepraskas, Paul    
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 13997 - 09/05-12/14 Esswein, Carolyn ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 002 13998 - 09/05-12/14 Figueroa, Enrique ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 003 13999 - 09/05-12/14 Frank, Nancy ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 004 14000 - 09/05-12/14 Harris, Kirk ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 005 14001 - 09/05-12/14 Hu, Lingqian ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 006 14002 - 09/05-12/14 Lee, Mordecai ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 007 14003 - 09/05-12/14 Schneider, Robert ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 008 14004 - 09/05-12/14 White, Sammis ROOM 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 13122 - 09/05-12/14 Esswein, Carolyn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 13126 - 09/05-12/14 Figueroa, Enrique ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 13123 - 09/05-12/14 Frank, Nancy ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 13124 - 09/05-12/14 Harris, Kirk ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 13125 - 09/05-12/14 Hu, Lingqian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 13127 - 09/05-12/14 Lee, Mordecai ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 13128 - 09/05-12/14 Schneider, Robert ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 13129 - 09/05-12/14 White, Sammis ROOM TBA  
    1 IND 109 26423 - 09/05-12/14 Schneider, Robert OFF CAMPUS