GIS 150 Relational Database Management Systems

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: GIS 101

Develop methods and procedures for geographic information systems data, data management, and the complex relationships between data files and a GIS. This course teaches several essential components and methods of successful data and project data management. The objective is to give students a basic understanding of databases, how they are used in a professional GIS environment, and practical experience in designing and implementing the GIS database portion of a GIS.