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Course Title[Course Code]:Crisis Manag. & Disaster Recovery[INF 486]

Faculty: Computers and Artificial Intelligence
Department: Information System
Program: Information System
Compulsory / Elective:Compulsory
Undergraduate(Forth Year-Second Semester)
Lecture:( 3 ) Practical / Clinical:( 2 ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
The course aims at introducing the Relevant GIS technologies, evaluation of GIS technology. GIS applications, representation of geographic data, relationships of graphic and nongraphic data. Data: data types, data collection, census data, postcode-based data, data from surveys, customer lists, data from remote sensing, the data collection transformation, data input, vector digitizing, verification, attribute data input, raster data input, data input transformation. Graphic data storage, data quality, planimetric features, topographic features, cadastral features, Parcel identification, area boundary features. Components of GIS: hardware software, configurations and data communications. GIS design philosophy, GIS implementation methodologies, hypermedia and GIS, towards a socioeconomic GIS.