Welcome to Introduction to GIS (Spring 2019)

GPS 0244-002, MW 13:40 to 14:55, Wilson 202A

Course Syllabus

GIS is many things. GIS is a tool for making intelligent maps using a computer. However, GIS is more than just colorful maps – you need to consider the underlying geospatial data and analysis to appreciate how space is a fundamental organizing concept.

This website contains all the course materials, assignments, projects, and links to great GIS resources and will be updated continuously over the course of the semester.

Dr. Carsten Braun

Wilson 203-D, 572-5595

Offfice Hours: MWF 12:15 - 13:15



What is GIS?