Fall 2002 Syllabus

Date Topic
Aug. 26 Course Introduction-Learning to think Geographically-1
Aug. 28 Coordinate Systems I-2
Sept. 2 Labor Day- No Class-3
Sept 4 USGS Maps + Index Sheets - 4
Sept 9 Quiz Today!! Coordinate Systems II - UTM + State Plane - 5
Sept. 11 USPLS - Township/Range - 6
Sept. 16 Quiz Today! - Scale I-- 7
Sept. 18 Quiz Today ! Scale II - 8
Sept. 23 Quiz Today!! -Datums -9
Sept. 25 Review for Exam-10
Sept 30 Exam #1-11
Oct. 2 No Class Today!- 12
Oct. 7 Land Use Project Introduction +Downloading Imagery- 13
Oct. 9 LUDA Classification System-Adobe Photoshop- 14
Oct. 14 Photoshop 15
Oct. 16 Area Determination-16
Oct. 21 Air Photo Scale - 17
Oct. 23 Quiz Today - Lab Day - Work on Land Use Assignments-19a
Oct. 28 Land Use Mapping Project Due-Contour Lines/Elevation/Profiles19
Oct. 30 Slope/ Urban and Rural Topographic Patterns-20
Nov. 4 Soils- 21
Nov. 6 Quiz Today - Bylass Project Introduction --22
Nov. 11 Census Data I- 23
Nov. 13 Census Data II - 24
Nov. 18 Review for Exam - - 25
Nov. 20 Exam #2- 26
Nov. 25 Thanksgiving-No Class - 27
Nov. 27 Thanksgiving - No Class - 28
Dec. 2 Final Project Update-Powerpoint 29
Dec. 4 Powerpoint- 30
Dec. 9 Group Project Meetings- 31
Dec. 11 Group Project Meetings-32
Dec. 20 Final Exam!!!! Project Presentations - 8-10am-33