GGR472H1: Developing Web Maps

Hours: 
24L

Explores the power of web mapping and CyberGIS, with a focus on hands-on learning and open source software. Students will learn about relevant software (exploring various APIs), data structures, methods, and cartographic and visualization techniques. Finally, students will work in groups to develop and deliver their own online web maps from scratch, on a topic of their choosing.

Prerequisite: 

10.0 FCEs including GGR272H1 and GGR273H1

Exclusion: 

GGR400H1 (2015-2016)

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)