Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

AGP-430 Physical Geography for Agriculture (3)

Studies how and why physical earth attributes vary spatially. Emphasizes the spatial distribution of the earth's natural geological and soil features, and climatic and weather patterns. Datums, projections and coordinate systems are discussed. Geographic Information Systems are used to provide students with hands-on experience in mapping. Credits: 3, Hours: (2/2/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B