Centre for Extended Learning(CEL)
East Campus 3 (EC3)
195 Columbia St. W.
|Course Code||GEOG 181|
|Course Title||Designing Effective Maps|
Focus is on the issues and foundations of modern digital cartography. Topics covered include geographic coordinate systems, map projections, mapping quantitative data, developing online maps, and the impact of maps on society. Students will learn computer techniques to produce effective maps based on established principles of cartographic design. [Also offered online]
Typical terms may not reflect online offerings.
|Course Work and Exam||Spring 2019 course outline (note 2)|
|Author(s)||Peter Deadman, Peter Johnson, Scott MacFarlane|
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|Fees||Tuition Fees, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Awards|
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