Geography 176A



Comprehensive overview of Geographic Information Systems and Science. Topics span the nature of geographic information and the procedures for operating GIS. Labs provide hands-on experience with GIS and related software.








Week 1: Computational Environment


Lecture 01: Introduction

Lecture 02: Geoinformatics

Exercise 01: Set up R & RStudio

Exercise 03: Your first Project

Exercise 04: Forking & Rmarkdown




Week 2: Working with Tables


Exercise 05: dplyr verbs

Exercise 06: Your first plots

Exercise 07: Joins & Pivots

Exercise 08: Lags & Rolling Means




Week 3: Vector Data 1


Exercise 09: Setting up R as a GIS

Exercise 10: Feature Geometries

Exercise 11: Projecting Data

Exercise 12: Spatial filtering




Week 4: Vector Data 2





Week 5: Field Data 1





Week 6: Field Data 2


HOLIDAY: No Class

Lecture 21: Terrain Analysis

Lecture 22: Google Earth EngineJim Coll

Lecture 23: Wrap up

HOLIDAY: No exercise

Exercise 21: Terrain Processing

Exercise 22: Complete ESCII Evaluations

Exercise 23: Finish lab 6 and final





 

Prepared for Geography 176A by Mike Johnson