In this course students will learn how to visualize, analyze, interpret data, and find data in online data repositories with emphasis on spatial data. The course will cover traditional and emerging visualization techniques, basic descriptive statistical methods, and a range of techniques for problem solving includeing hypothesis testing, correlation and regression analysis. These techniques will be applied to explore problems in geography through project work and in laboratory exercises using Microsoft Excel and web based analysis tools.
Geography Knows No Boundaries
- Credits: 3