Fall 2009
Syllabus

# Date Topic
1
Aug. 25 Course Introduction-Learning to think Geographically
2
Aug. 27 Coordinate Systems I
3
Sept. 1 Quiz Today!! Coordinate Systems II - UTM + State Plane
4
Sept. 3 GPS-I
5
Sept 8 GPS-II --Learning to use GPS units in the Field
6
Sept. 10 Quiz Today! GPS III - Software
7
Sept. 15 Quiz today! USGS Topographic Maps and Datums
8
Sept. 17 Scale I
9
Sept. 22 Quiz today! Scale II
10
Sept. 24 Quiz Today! - Review for Exam
11
Sept 29 Exam #1
12
Oct. 1 Township/Range I
13
Oct. 6 T/R II and Land Use Project Introduction
14
Oct. 8 Quiz Today - Adobe Photoshop-Google Earth
15
Oct. 13 LUDA Classification System-Adobe Photoshop
16
Oct. 15 Air Photo Scale
17
Oct. 20 Area Determination (Cartometrics)
18
Oct. 22 Land Use Project
19
Oct. 27 Contour Lines, Elevation and Contour Interpretation
20
Oct. 29 Quiz Today Profiles- Vertical Exaggeration
21
Nov. 3 Profiles II and Slope -Land Use Project Due
22
Nov. 5 Quiz Today - Review for Exam
23
Nov. 10 Exam #2
24
Nov. 12 Introduction to GIS
25
Nov. 17 GIS
26
Nov. 19 GIS
27
Nov. 24 Thanksgiving-No Class
28
Nov. 26 Thanksgiving - No Class
29
Dec. 1 Quiz today! GIS
30
Dec. 3 GIS
31
Dec. 8 Final Quiz Today! GIS
32
Dec. 10 Reading Day - No Classes!
33
Dec. 11 Final Exam 9:15am - 106 Stewart
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