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GIS 4700 - Remote Sensing I

This course provides a survey of remote sensing technologies, applications, and the industry. This course is designed for GIS, Geography and Geoscience students who seek to broaden their understanding of remote sensing in support of Geographic Information Systems. Introductions to the electromagnetic spectrum, energy sources, radiation principles, aerial cameras, and electronic imaging provide the student with the initial building blocks to a thorough understanding of remote sensing. This course provides an overview of the various high altitude and space-based collection systems and their characteristics, with a view toward future systems and capabilities. In addition, this course exposes students to the techniques of extracting relevant information from both hard copy and digital imagery.


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Autumn 2017 - Online/Distance (CRN - 4929)

Schedule Information

  • CRN: 4929
  • Instructor: Kelly, Scott
  • Credits: 4
  • Date/Time:
  • Delivery: Online/Distance
  • Location: ONLINE

Textbooks and/or materials information for your course may be found at: ttp://www.bkstr.com/denverstore/shop/textbooks-and-course-materials

This course requires ArcGIS software. For ArcGIS license authorization to download the software from ESRI, please email Amy.Feldman@du.edu from your DU email address. Include your DU ID# and Number/Title of GIS course you are taking. Incomplete requests will not be answered.

Please check Canvas one week before class begins for any pre-class assignments; https://canvas.du.edu

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