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History and Social Sciences

GIS Curriculum

Curriculum for the Interdisciplinary GIS Major (BS)

Taken directly from the LA Tech Course Catelogue 
See bottom of the page for details on minoring in GIS.

 

Freshman Year Credits
  Natural Sciences (GER) 
Biological Sciences
3
  Social/Behavioral Sciences (GER) 
Economics
3
  Social Sciences 3
  English (GER) 6
  Fine Arts (GER) 3
  Mathematics (GER) 6
  Concentration Courses* 5
  29
Sophomore Year  
  Natural Sciences (GER) 6
  Humanities (GER) 
English 210, 211, or 212
3
  History 3
  Geographic Information Science 250, 260, 360 8
  Concentration Courses* 9
  Social/Behavioral Sciences (GER) 3
  32
Junior Year  
  Humanities (GER) 
Speech 110 or 377
3
  English 3
  Geographic Information Science 224, 341, 350, 371 11
  Concentration Courses* 15
  32
Senior Year  
  Geographic Information Science 460, 461, 462, 463, 464 16
  Concentration Courses* 11
  27
Total Semester Hours 120

 

* Concentration Courses selected by student, in consultation with advisor from the following:


Requirements for the Interdisciplinary Minor in Geographic Information Science 
A minor in Geographic Information Science consists of 22 to 23 semester hours, depending upon course selection. 
Core Courses (14 semester hours):

Other courses include: (6 semester hours): Students pursuing this minor must take one quantitative methods course from the following:

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