Geospatial Analysis Minor

Geospatial Analysis
Geospatial Analysis Minor

Program Overview

The geospatial analysis minor is designed for students who wish to have more learning and experience using the tools of geospatial analysis such as statistics, aerial photography, satellite imagery, and geographic information systems (GIS) as they relate to their chosen field of study. Students interested in completing the geospatial analysis minor must complete a total of 20 credits. A grade of C- or better is required in each minor course and no course can be taken pass/fail. A total of not more than 8 credits from the student's major requirements can be counted toward the minor.

Contact

Natural Resources and the Environment
114 James Hall
Durham, NH 03824

Phone: (603) 862-1022

Curriculum & Requirements

Basic Statistics
Select one of the following:4
BIOL 528
Applied Biostatistics I
PSYC 402
Statistics in Psychology
SOC 502
Statistics
Other basic statistics course as approved by minor advisor
Introductory/Field/or Overview
Select one of the following:4
NR 458
The Science of Where
CEE 404
Surveying and Mapping
NR 415
Natural Resources Field Methods
NR 603
Landscape Ecology
GEOG 590
Field Research
NR/GEOG 757
Remote Sensing of the Environment
ANTH 674
Archaeological Survey and Mapping in Belize
GIS
Select one of the following:4
NR/GEOG 658
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
NR/GEOG 760
Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resources
CEE 796
Special Topics (GIS in Water Resources)
FORT 581
Applied Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Techniques
Remote Sensing
Select one of the following:4
NR/GEOG 757
Remote Sensing of the Environment
NR/GEOG 759
Digital Image Processing for Natural Resources
Advanced Analysis
Select one of the following:4
NR 707
Environmental Modeling
NR 713
Quantitative Ecology
NR 740
Inventory and Montoring of Ecological Communities
NR 749
Forest Inventory and Modeling
NR 782
Forest Health in a Changing World
EREC 760
Ecological-Economic Modeling for Decision Making
Total Credits20

Students with questions about the minor or who would like more information should contact Dr. Russell G. Congalton in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment, (603) 862-4644, russ.congalton@unh.edu.

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