B.S. Degree in Geosciences {17-18} - Cartography

Course Code
GEOS 210  Credits
Title Cartography 
Lasc Area Goal 5  
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course covers elements of map design including projection from globe to map, map composition, graphic tools of mapmaking, and different map types and their origins, uses, and their underlying strengths and limitations. Students will gain experience with map construction from both traditional pen and ink production to the modern output of Geographic Information Systems.