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Welcome to GEOG 860 - Comparative GIS
***Please note: This class has been retired and is no longer offered for academic credit.***
New to GEOG 860?
Registered students - if this is your first visit to this course Web site, please take some time to become familiar with the assignments and course environment by going to the Orientation, located in the "Start Here" menu (see left).
This Web site provides the primary instructional materials for the course. The Resources menu at left links to important supporting materials, while the Course Outline menu links to the course lessons. ANGEL, Penn State's course management system, is used to support the delivery of this course, as well, as it provides the primary communications, calendaring, and submission tools for the course.
Not registered? Students who register for this Penn State course gain access to assignments and instructor feedback, and earn academic credit. Information about Penn State's Online Geospatial Education programs is available at https://gis.e-education.psu.edu.
Quick Facts about GEOG 860
- Instructor: Adena Schutzberg
- Course Structure: Online, 10-12 hours a week for 10 weeks
- Overview: GEOG 860 is an elective course for Penn State's Online Master of GIS. Formal methodology for evaluating, comparing, and recommending geospatial software solutions for a variety of professional uses. Prerequisites: GEOG 484