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SOC 128
Geographic Information Systems and Sociological Geography
Spring

A multidisciplinary course about mapping the social world. Theoretically challenging and hands-on, the course material will draw from cartography, demography, epidemiology, geography, urban design, human ecology, marketing, sociology, statistics, and urban studies. In addition to the sociology of spatial distribution, students will use geographic information system (GIS) software to make, interpret, and critique maps and other displays of spatial data and will learn to apply such skills to practical community, commercial, or scientific problems.
Offered every other year beginning 2019-20.

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3

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Last Updated: 6/23/17