Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

GIS-130 Remote Sensing (3)

Introduces students to working with remotely sensed data. Students study how Landsat imagery is created to develop an understanding of how to read the images. Uses imagery software to analyze images, classify pixels, and understand how remotely sensed data is used in monitoring and managing the earth's resources. Credits: 3, Hours: (2/2/0/0), Prereq: GIS-110, GIS-112; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B