Exploring Our Earth: Introduction to Remote Sensing - GIS 255 at Tidewater Community College


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GIS 255 - Exploring Our Earth: Introduction to Remote Sensing
Introduces material to understand the fundamental physical and mathematical principles and techniques of Remote Sensing. Introduces how each part of the electromagnetic spectrum is used to gather data about Earth. Describes limitations imposed by satellites, aircraft, and sensors. Surveys various methods to access and apply Earth observation/Remote Sensing data. Teaches students to use Remote Sensing software to process and manipulate Landsat, SPOT, photographic, and other imagery in a hands-on approach to Remote Sensing analysis.
3 - 4 Credits. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 - 4 hours. Total 4 - 6 hours per week.
3-4 credits
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Schedule at Tidewater Community College

Summer 2020

Not scheduled

Fall 2020

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
34225 GIS 255-O01B 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-10-21 Virtual Location WW
GIS 255-O01B is a Second Eight-Week session Internet-based class requiring proficiency with and access to e-mail and the web.
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