CCN: GIS1000 Title: Mapping Fundamentals Credit Hrs: 3.00
Description : 
Mapping Fundamentals introduces students to the design, compilation, and construction of thematic maps. Topics include map projections, page layout, scale change and generalization, lettering, symbols, color usage and reproduction. The major types of thematic mapping (proportional symbols, isopleths, and choropleths) are studied. Exercises utilizing graphics software (Adobe Illustrator 7.0) are designed to introduce students to computer assisted cartography. Lab assignments provide an opportunity to apply cartographic theory in a wide range of mapping exercises.
Lec Hrs =   48.00 Lab Hrs =   0.00 Oth Hrs =   0.00 Fees =   0.00


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