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Geographic Information Systems for Public Policy

The purpose of this course is to learn principles and applications of GIS to support doctoral-level research in public policy, public administration, public affairs and urban and regional planning, with a particular focus on spatial data collections and analysis for urbanized regions within the greater Boston area. The goal of this course is to enable students to identify spatial characteristics of diverse application areas, to build maps that integrate diverse data sources, formats and displays, to perform spatial analyses, and to integrate spatial thinking and GIS analysis into their own research topics.

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2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 5170 Th
3:00 - 5:20 pm
Johnson,Michael P M03-0201C
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/23/2017
Capacity: 20
Enrolled: 12
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
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