UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Degree Requirements

GIS / Cartography Minor

21 Credits


Required Core Courses: 9 cr.

GEOG 250 Introduction to Geographic Information Science, 3 cr.
GEOG 351 Map Design, 3 cr.
GEOG 360 GIS: Theory and Methods, 3 cr.

Techniques Courses: 3 - 6 cr.
Choose from the following:

GEOG 366 Field Methods in Geography and GIS, 3 cr.
GEOG 368 Digital Image Processing, 3 cr.

Advanced Course: 3 - 6 cr.
Choose from the following:

GEOG 455 Advanced Map Design, 3 cr.
GEOG 460 GIS: Analysis and Modeling, 3 cr.

Electives: Needed to reach 21 cr.
Choose from the following:

ART 121 2D Design Foundation, 3 cr.
ART 131 Drawing I, 3 cr.
ART 241 Graphic Design I, 3 cr.
CSIS 161 Programming I, 3 cr.
CSIS 162 Programming II, 3 cr.
CSIS 225 Web Development I, 3 cr.
CSIS 239 Introduction to Data Science, 3 cr.
CSIS 334 Data Visualization, 3 cr.
ESM 333 Remote Sensing of Natural Resources, 3 cr.
ESM 363 GIS Applications in Resource Management, 3 cr.
GEOG 365 Quantitative Analysis, 3 cr.
GEOG 379 Geography Internship II, 3-12 cr.
GENG 235 Surveying, 3 cr.
GENG 236 Advanced Surveying, 3 cr.

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