An online version of the systematic study of the spatial patterns of people and the human and physical processes that have shaped the human use and alteration of the earth.
An online introduction to the fundamentals of meteorology including weather prediction, energy balance, adiabatic processes, horizontal motion, cyclogenesis, and severe weather.
In a time of increasing globalization of economic, political and technological processes, different societies on different continents are responding in various ways. This online course explores the conditions that contribute to diversity in different world regions including economic, social, political and environmental processes.
An online version of the study of geographic and functional interrelationships within the physical environment including Earth-sun relationships, weather, climate, soils, vegetation and landforms.
Basic skills for working with Geographic Information Systems, remotely sensed imagery, design of maps, geospatial tools and technologies for data analysis and problem-solving.
An online version of principles and methods of spatial data collection, handling, analysis, and display. Includes an introduction to remote sensing, geographic information systems, and cartography.
Online interpretation methods of remotely-sensed imagery, especially black-and-white and color infrared airphotos. Study of the basic features of radar, thermal, and multispectral imagery. Interpretation applications for agriculture, archaeology, fisheries, forestry, geography, landscape architecture, planning, and wildlife management.
An online version of the study of the technical and theoretical issues in the design, implementation, and use of geographic information systems for research and applications including hands-on GIS exercises.
A regional analysis of the evolution and status of environmental, demographic, economic, and socio-cultural patterns and processes in the region.
An online comprehensive introduction to geotechnologies including concepts and theories of remote sensing, image interpretation and processing, global positioning systems, spatial data structures, and geographic information systems.