Geospatial Technology

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The Geospatial Technology curriculum provides a broad background in Geographic Information System (GIS) and Global Positioning System (GPS) technologies with practical applications in municipal, industrial, natural resources management, and other fields. Course work consists of class and hands-on experience with GIS/GPS technologies, including running and modifying current GIS software, creating and manipulating GIS databases, and operating GPS technology. Graduates should find employment as field technicians or as database and mapping assistants. (For more information contact Dr. John Sherman, jsherman@haywood.edu  (Interim Department Chair), or Tamara Graham (LID Instructor).

HCC offers the following certificate in Geospatial Technology

Geopatial Specialist (C40290GIS) --- under Low Impact Development.

GIS 111 Intro to GIS
GIS 112 Intro to GPS
GIS 121 Georeferencing and Mapping
GIS 245 Intro to Spatial Analysis

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