Fall 2003

Syllabus - Homework

Text: "An Introduction to Geographic Information Systems", 2 ed., Heywood, Cornelius, Carver, Prentice-Hall, 2003,      ISBN 0130 611980.

Procedure: Submit your answers to the homework assignments using MSWORD, and attach them to an e-mail to gatemail@hartford.edu by 12:00 p.m. (midnight) of the date listed.

Please Note: Due dates for homework and labs will be adhered to strictly. Grades will be reduced by one letter grade for each day late! Homework and labs are considered late if submitted after 12:00 pm (midnight) on the date specified.


Begin Date* Due Date          Reading Assignment Homework
Sept. 6 Sept. 6 Chapter 1 - What is GIS

Revision   Questions . p.17

Sept. 6 Sept. 6 Chapter 2 - Spatial Data

Chapter 3 - Spatial Data Modeling


Revision   Questions . p.40 

 Revision   Questions. p.65 

Sept. 6 Sept. 6 Chapter 4 - Attribute Data Management

Chapter 5 -Data Input and Editing

Revision   Questions . p.81

Revision   Questions . p. 101

Sept. 6 Sept. 6 Chapter 6 - Data Analysis

Revision Questions. p.135

Sept. 6 Sept. 6                GIS Project Described  
Sept. 6 Sept. 6

Work on GIS Project!


                                * Begin Date is suggested - Due date is ABSOLUTE!