The term geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) means the exploitation and analysis of imagery and geospatial information to describe, assess, and visually depict physical features and geographically referenced activities on the earth. GEOINT consists of imagery, imagery intelligence and geospatial information. This course serves as an introduction to the fundamentals of the geospatial intelligence community, core GEOINT technologies and operations, and the role of GEOINT in national, regional and local security affairs supporting decision makers and operations. The course is built on a framework of data, technology and analysis in support of the GEOINT community which may include natural disasters, first responders, military problems, homeland defense, and law enforcement. Prerequisite: GIS 4101 or similar GIS course and/or work experience.