May 22, 2018  
2013-2014 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
2013-2014 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Geographic Information Sciences Minor

This minor provides students with an integrated program of study that allows them to acquire the fundamentals of current mapping methodologies. With diverse needs for precise, timely acquisition of spatial data, its analysis and cartographic presentation, the curriculum allows students to complement their majors by using current, standard mapping equipment, software and hardware.

Total Semester Hours: 18

B. Three semester hours from:

C. Nine additional semester hours from some combination of:

One of the following:


  • BIO 5380 - Landscape Ecology. Credits: 3 
    (See Footnote **) (See the Graduate Catalog for the course description)


* Must contain a GISci component approved by the course instructor and student’s advisor.

** Biology majors must take at least 6 semester hours from the selection of BIO courses.

*** Must be Planetary Geology seminar.

(Geography majors must take at least 3 semester hours from courses listed other than GEG courses)