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Course Title[Course Code]:Map Preparation[053113]

Faculty: Arts
Department: Geography
Program: Specialized diploma in Maps and geographical information systems
Compulsory / Elective:Compulsory
Postgraduate(Diploma-Not Available)
Lecture:( 2 ) Practical / Clinical:( - ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
The course aims at introducing how to prepare data, information and base maps with the aim of constructing maps. The course comprises: Spatial data, spatial information, descriptive information, base maps, the appropriate scales, quantitative methods in representing data, using colors, shades and hachuring in drafting, map projections.