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  GEY-136 Geographic Information Systems in the Sciences
4 Credits
  Intended for science majors. This course emphasizes the role of GIS in scientific investigations, resource management, and planning. Topics include gathering and organizing geographically referenced information and the representation of spatial information through maps, databases, plans, and images. Students work with a variety of case studies from the fields of environmental science, natural resources, and public health. Skills prerequisite: ENG 020, MAT 028A or MAT 028. Prerequisite: ENV 105 or ENV 165 or GEY 121, or permission of the instructor.