Challenges in Global Geospatial Analytics



Learning Objectives

At the successful completion of this lesson, you should be able to:

  • identify the general nature of what problem is to be solved;
  • describe how geoanalytics could be applied to the present problem;
  • explore the database for this situation; and
  • identify which data variables are most significant to reach a solution.

Lesson Roadmap

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

Lesson 2 Deliverables
Activity Access/Directions
Create a business. This business includes (but is not limited to) the following topics:
  1. Name your business, including a logo, a geographic location, and present staffing.
  2. Discuss the kinds of expertise/talents/skills your company has.
  3. Describe two or three previous projects on which your organization has worked and for what purpose.
Proposal Overview
Submit a portion of the proposal that focuses on completion of Sections I and II.

Section One

Section Two

Make sure you have posted in the Refugees Resources Discussion. Refugee Stories
Make sure you have posted in the Travel Discussion. Travel Checklist
Submit a progress report on the group and each member's assigned task. Deliverables
Post appropriate updates on social media (Facebook) regarding project progress. Deliverables

Further instructions for each of the above tasks are outlined in the following pages.


If you have any questions about course mechanics, where to do something, or how to do something, feel free to send us a message in Canvas at any time.