Field Remote Sensing at UMBS

Department Numbers
Department 1: 
EAS
Number 1: 
501.034
Description: 

OFFERED ONLY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN BIOLOGICAL STATION

 Course description at: https://lsa.umich.edu/umbs/students/courses/remote-sensing-field---analysis-experience---eas-501.html

This 2-cr, 2-week course is a follow-on to a Remote Sensing and/or GIS course. We will focus on field methods and associated analyses that are typical in using and applying imagery and other spatial data. We will use a variety of remote sensing imagery, maps, field data collection tools and analysis and mapping software. Students will do active learning in the field and lab through multiple  individual, small-group, and class exercises led by SEAS and UMBS instructors and staff. 

Room and board at the UMBS is offered at no cost to the student for this course.  Returning students may enroll in the course under their regular Fall credits/tuition and take this Spring short course May 6-18, 2018. Graduating students will enroll for Spring.

Prerequisites - By permission of instructor. Graduate or junior/senior standing; one full-semester course in Remote Sensing and/or GIS from the following: EAS 541, EAS 531, ENVIRON 403, EARTH 408, URP 520, 521 or equivalent. Contact kbergen@umich.edu for more information.

 
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Credits

Minimum Credits: 
2
Maximum Credits: 
2
Undergrad: 
Yes
Graduate: 
Yes

Terms Offered

Fall Semester: 
No
Winter Semester: 
No
Spring Semester: 
Yes
Comments: 

Course is scheduled during Spring 2018 but enrollment is in Fall 2018.