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BUS ADM-749: Data and Information Management (3 units; G )

Managing structured, semi-structured and unstructured data, data integrity management, data representation, data integration, governance and administration, data quality and reporting information.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 48727 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 01/22-05/10 Hightower, Ross LUB S241  
Consent required to audit.

CRM JST-520: Analysis Oriented Technology: Spatial Data Analysis; Crime Mapping; ArcGIS (3 units; U/G )

Examines theories and applications to analyze data. Approaches include crime mapping and spatial analysis; strategic, administrative, and tactical crime analysis. Other methods are also covered.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Crm Jst 110(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51703 5:00 PM-7:40 PM M 01/22-05/10 Headley, Rebecca END 1024  
Special course fee of $150.00 charged in addition to regular tuition. Prerequisites are not enforced for this semester.

GEOG-403: Remote Sensing: Environmental and Land Use Analysis (4 units; U/G )

Use of aerial photographs and digital imagery in environmental and land use analysis, including urban areas. 3 hrs lec; 2 hrs lab

Notes:
PC/Windows familiarity recom. Prereq: jr st & Geog 215(P); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 51908 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Schwartz, Mark LAP 253 PDF
      LAB 801 51935 1:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/22-05/10   BOL 289  
      LAB 802 51936 2:00 PM-3:50 PM R 01/22-05/10   BOL 289  

GEOG-405: Cartography (4 units; U/G )

Thematic cartography; map communication, design principles, illustration and mapping software. 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 50730 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Ghose, Rina BOL 294  
      LAB 801 50731 3:00 PM-4:50 PM T 01/22-05/10   BOL 293  
      LAB 802 54168 3:00 PM-4:50 PM R 01/22-05/10   BOL 293  

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 50054 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/22-05/10 Xu, Zengwang LAP 252  
      LAB 801 50055 10:00 AM-11:50 AM W 01/22-05/10   BOL 293  
      LAB 802 50056 11:00 AM-12:50 PM R 01/22-05/10   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 49486 - 01/22-05/10 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 50265 - 01/22-05/10 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 50266 - 01/22-05/10 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 50282 - 01/22-05/10 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 50628 - 01/22-05/10 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 53848 - 04/02-04/28 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  

GEOG-725: Advanced Geographic Information Science: Geographic Modeling (3 units; G )

Advanced spatial modeling with both GIS and other tools of geo-computation, including examination of conceptual models aimed at an analysis of their possible implementation.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Geog 625(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 54170 3:00 PM-5:40 PM M 01/22-05/10 Wu, Changshan BOL 487  

GEOG-960: Seminar: Geographic Techniques: (3 units; G )

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
GIS Modeling
    3 SEM 001 54231 3:00 PM-5:40 PM R 01/22-05/10 Xu, Zengwang BOL 487  

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 201 53184 - 01/22-05/10 Kozak, Nadine 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.
    3 LEC 202 53185 - 01/22-05/10 Kozak, Nadine ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A 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.
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 47510 - 01/22-05/10 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-771: Transportation Policy and Planning (3 units; G )

Seminar on the evolution of urban transportation systems and policies, transportation finance, land use and transportation interactions, and transportation planning and policy evaluation techniques.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 51399 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 01/22-05/10 Henken, Robert AUP 189  
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 51380 4:30 PM-6:20 PM T 01/22-05/10 Flack, David AUP 183  
      LAB 801 51395 6:30 PM-9:10 PM T 01/22-05/10 Jalalianhosseini, Seyedehmahshid AUP 158  

URBPLAN-792: Using Urban Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Planning (3 units; G )

A 'hands on' course in gis using commercial gis software in a computer laboratory setting to provide experience solving problems related to planning and government.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; UrbPlan 791(P) or Geog 525(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 801 51390 5:30 PM-8:10 PM R 01/22-05/10 Vepraskas, Paul AUP 194  

URBPLAN-793: Applied Projects in Urban Geographic Information Systems (3 units; G )

Use of a geographic information system (GIS) and actual data from local government to analyze a real world problem or issue requiring spatial data analysis.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Urbplan 791 or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51397 1:30 PM-4:10 PM W 01/22-05/10 Schneider, Robert AUP 194  

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 43851 - 01/22-05/10 Esswein, Carolyn ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 002 43852 - 01/22-05/10 Figueroa, Enrique ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 003 43853 - 01/22-05/10 Frank, Nancy ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 004 43854 - 01/22-05/10 Harris, Kirk ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 005 43855 - 01/22-05/10 Hu, Lingqian ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 006 43856 - 01/22-05/10 Lee, Mordecai ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 007 43857 - 01/22-05/10 Schneider, Robert 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 42969 - 01/22-05/10 Esswein, Carolyn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 42970 - 01/22-05/10 Figueroa, Enrique ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 42971 - 01/22-05/10 Frank, Nancy ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 42972 - 01/22-05/10 Harris, Kirk ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 42973 - 01/22-05/10 Hu, Lingqian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 42974 - 01/22-05/10 Lee, Mordecai ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 42975 - 01/22-05/10 Schneider, Robert ROOM TBA