Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

GIS-220 GIS Field Study (1-3)

Introduces the field of remote sensing. By analyzing remotely-sensed data in the lab and traveling to the site location, students describe the difference between real phenomena and how it is represented on a Landsat image. Uses aerial photography, topographic maps and Lidar Landsat imagery. Field work locations are determined annually by the GIS staff. Credits: 3, Hours: (1/4/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B