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Prerequisite: GEOG 3140. Suggested Pre-requisite: GEOG 5140.
Meets with GEOG 3170. Graduate students should enroll in GEOG 5170 and will be held to higher standards and/or more work. This course provides instruction on how to conduct fieldwork related to surveying and the collection of geospatial information. Students gain an understanding of bothe the technical skills and methodological concerns related to planning and implementing field projects. All phases of the data collection process, including project design, planning and logistics, hands-on practice with various instruments, post-processing of data, assessing output quality, and synthesizing results for presentations or reports will be covered.