GEOG275 Fundamentals of Cartography 3 credits
Prerequisite(s): ( GEOG270 )
A general introduction to cartography as an art and a science. The course teaches fundamental principles of map design and construction. Students will become familiar with the cartographic process, especially as they apply basic mapping concepts such as scale, typography, map projections, generalization, symbols, color schemes, and data visualization. Students will use cartographic tools available in Esri software.
This course may be taken 1 time for credit.