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Geography

Geography 413 – Computer Cartography (4)

Computerized mapmaking basics of contour, choropleth, 3-D, and other thematic maps from digitizing to final color product. Lab time expected outside class.Knowledge and Skills Developed:

  • An understanding of the concepts and issues underlying cartography including color use, map layouts, contour maps, choropleth maps, 3D maps, bivariate maps, and point symbol mapping.
  • Use of cartographic software (corel draw, photopaint, and ArcGIS).