GEOG 588
Planning GIS for Emergency Management



Lesson 1 is one week in length. Please refer to the Calendar in Canvas for specific time frames and due dates. To finish this lesson, you must complete the activities listed below. You may find it useful to print this page out first so that you can follow along with the directions.

Steps for Completing Lesson 1

Step Activity Access/Directions
1 Work through Lesson 1. You are in the Lesson 1 online content now. The Overview page is previous to this page, and you are on the Checklist page right now.
2 Complete the Lesson 1 Reading Assignment. Page 5 has this week's reading assignment instructions. Make sure you post at least one comment in Canvas that responds to the prompt given for the second reading.
3 Read and respond to the Lesson 1 Emerging Theme. Pages 6-7 describe the Emerging Technology Theme assignment for this week. The graded portion of this assignment is to participate in the Canvas discussion.
4 Read the Term Project Description. Page 8 outlines the requirements for the GEOG 588 Term Project. Read this material, and be prepared for the deliverables it outlines for future lessons.
5 Finish the Lesson 1 Writing Assignment. Page 9 describes this lesson's writing assignment. You will need to write a 200-300 word response to this week's readings and upload it to the Lesson 1 dropbox I've created in Canvas.