GIS for Sustainable Planning and Urban Design

 

 

Instruction Modes:

  • Asynchronous: Online classes are offered over the course of one week. Attendance at optional virtual meetings with the instructor is encouraged but not required.
     
  • Synchronous: Online classes are offered over the course of two days (Friday & Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.). Attendance at virtual meetings with the instructor is required.
     
  • HyFlex: In-person and online classes are offered over the course of two days (Friday & Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.). Students can decide how to participate. Attendance, either online or in person with the instructor, is required.
     
  • In Person: In-person classes are offered over the course of two days (Friday & Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.).

 

Fall 2022

GEOG 9033

Class Number: 11173
1.6 CEUs
Course Fee: 

$395

Instruction Mode: Synchronous


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.

Section: 

1

Notes: 

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.

Class Number: 11173

Refund Information

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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