• Remote Sensing SCI 9012

    Distance Learning Online OntarioLearn

    OntarioLearn description: This course is designed to teach principles and applications of remote sensing at the introductory level. This science, which looks at the Earth from above, has made strides into commonplace use in recent times and the applications are useful to many professions including planners, environmental scientists, real estate, agriculture and many others. At the end of the course, the student should understand the basic principles of remote sensing, know how to use software to manipulate image data and perform preliminary interpretation of this data.

    Note(s)

    Course Delivery Method:

    This is an online course delivered via OntarioLearn. Teacher support will be available via email, and technical support will be available via phone.

    Technical/Computer Requirements:

    Refer to the basic technology requirements for OntarioLearn online courses, but note that you will also be required to have QGIS (which is available for download from the QGIS website to Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and Android at no additional cost).

    Prerequisite(s)

    You must have completed COMP 9518 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

    Contact Information

    Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.