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Geographic Information Systems
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GEOG-726: Geographic Information Science (4 units; 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:
Not open for cr to students w/ grad cr in Geog 525. Prereq: grad st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401
23605 2:00 PM-4:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang LUB S191 PDF
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801
23607 1:00 PM-2:50 PM W 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802
23609 2:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-747: Spatial Analysis (4 units; G )

Advanced analysis techniques, including multivariate relationships and spatial modeling.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students w/grad cr in GEOG 547. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401
23610 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan AUP 116  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801
23611 3:00 PM-4:50 PM T 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802
23612 10:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-748: ArcGIS Programming with Python (4 units; G )

Fundamentals of Python programming language; focus on programming designed to automate ArcGIS geoprocessing tasks, manipulate spatial data (including geometries and rasters), and create customized tools.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students w/ grad cr in Geog 647. Prereq: grad st; Geog 726(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001
25637 2:00 PM-4:40 PM R 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang LAP 252  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801
25638 11:00 AM-12:50 PM T 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-798: GIS/Cartography Internship (1 - 4 units; 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 8 cr max. Prereq: grad st; writ cons instr & dept chair

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 4 FLD 001
23912 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 4 FLD 002
27686 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 4 FLD 003
27687 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 4 FLD 004
27688 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 4 FLD 005
27689 - 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang TBA  
Audit never allowed.

GEOG-826: Intermediate Geographic Information Science (4 units; 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:
Counts as a repeat of Geog 625. Not open for cr to students w/grad cr in Geog 625. Prereq: grad st; Geog 525(P) or Geog 726(P) or UrbPlan 591(P) or UrbPlan 791(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401
23614 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan BOL 281  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801
23616 9:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802
23617 12:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.

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
16814 - 09/03-12/12 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002
16815 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003
16816 - 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004
16817 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005
16818 - 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006
16819 - 09/03-12/12 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007
16820 - 09/03-12/12 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008
16821 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009
16822 - 09/03-12/12 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010
16824 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011
16823 - 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012
16825 - 09/03-12/12 Yoon, Hyejin ROOM TBA  

INFOST-691: Special Topics in Information Science: (1 - 3 units; U/G )

An exploration of current topics in information science. Specific topics and any additional prerequisites will be announced in Schedule of Classes each time course is offered.

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

An exploration of current topics in information science. Specific topics and any additional prerequisites will be announced in Schedule of Classes each time course is offered.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Artificial Intelligence and Disruptive Technology
    3 LEC 002
27247 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Friedel, Matthew NWQ 1885  
Artificial Intelligence and Disruptive Technology
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202
27252 - 09/03-12/12 Friedel, Matthew 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.

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 511(P); InfoSt 571(R) MSIST prereqs: InfoSt 582(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
27412 - 09/03-12/12 Kipp, Margaret ONLINE WEB Word
  (FEE)           Lee, Hur-li    
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-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
21618 4:30 PM-6:20 PM M 09/09-12/12 Benedict, Michael AUP 158  
      LAB 801
21526 6:30 PM-9:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Loft, Makenzee AUP 158  

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
23744 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Vepraskas, Paul AUP 194  
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
14989 - 09/03-12/12 Esswein, Carolyn ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 002
14990 - 09/03-12/12 Frank, Nancy ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 003
14991 - 09/03-12/12 Harris, Kirk ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 004
14992 - 09/03-12/12 Hu, Lingqian ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 - 6 FLD 005
14993 - 09/03-12/12 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
14114 - 09/03-12/12 Esswein, Carolyn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002
14118 - 09/03-12/12 Frank, Nancy ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003
14115 - 09/03-12/12 Harris, Kirk ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004
14116 - 09/03-12/12 Hu, Lingqian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005
14117 - 09/03-12/12 Schneider, Robert ROOM TBA  

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