The course covers cartographic and analytic techniques in GIS to assist sustainable planning and urban design. The course begins with an intensive review of data resources and cartographic techniques for effective ¿existing conditions¿ maps. The remainder focuses on spatial analysis techniques to assist in sustainable planning and urban design. Topics include: (a) use of Network Analyst for generating `walksheds¿ and evaluating ¿walkability¿ (b) using GIS to calculate indicators of smart growth and complete streets for Transit Oriented Development (TOD); (c) ¿smart growth¿; land-use scenario planning analysis; and (d) use of 3D Analyst for building 3D models, flythroughs, and form based planning.
Class format: Approximately 50% lecture, 50% application.
Course fee $395
Enrollment Deadline: 11:59 PM on Wednesday, November 2nd
Enrolled students are provided access to student licensing for ArcGIS and/or Erdas software, which only run on a Windows operating system. These software programs are NOT compatible with a Mac operating system. For Mac users, review alternative options at: https://gis.sfsu.edu/arcgis-pro-installation-instructions.
|Refund Code||Full Refund||75% Refund||No Refund|
|CEL_1||Class dropped one day prior to class start day||N/A||Class dropped on or beyond class start day|
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