GEOG 180 :: Geographic Information Systems in Forest Ecosystem Management
Fall 2013 @Hawaii CC

CRN: 15019 (E. HI)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Lisa Canale
933-3190 (Ph)
933-2318 (Fax)
Course URL:
Instructional Mode: ITV
Dates: 08/26/2013 - 12/19/2013
9:00am- 11:45am
Origination Site: HawCC
Receive Sites: West Hawaii
Course Prerequisites: PreReq: “C” or better in Geog 170; and “C” or better in Geog 170L; and “C” or better in Eng 100
CoReq: Geog 180L
Course Description: Designed for students in Forest TEAM and related careers. Geographic Information Systems will introduce students to GIS principles and practice through use of ArcView and Spatial Analyst. GIS will be applied in developing computer generated map layers for resource management decision making in forest ecosystems and agroforestry.
Textbooks: 1) The GIS 20: Essential Skills (REQUIRED)
By: Gina Clemmer
Publisher: ESRI Press
ISBN: 978-1-58948-256-2

2) Introductory Geographic Information Systems (OPTIONAL)
By: John R. Jensen
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 9780136147763
Technical Requirements: This interactive video (ITV) course is delivered using a videoconferencing system. It allows students to attend the course on a SPECIFIC DAY/TIME and CAMPUS other than the campus where the instructor originates the course. Therefore, distance learners must attend each class session at the SPECIFIC DAY/TIME and SPECIFIC LOCATION.

Online Enhancement
It is recommended that students also have an email address and access to a computer with Internet connection for “outside class” communication with instructor and classmates
Additional Notes: 15020 (W. HI) was cancelled due to zero enrollment.
Updated: Tuesday, October 8, 2013 12:57:08