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Title: GIS Career Awareness Learning Modules
Url: http://geoinfo.sdsu.edu/hightech/GISCareerLearningModules_top.htm
Publisher: GeoTech Center
San Diego State University
Description: GeoTech Center and San Diego State University present a number of GIS career awareness learning modules.
Upon successful completion of these modules, the student will be able to: 1. Understand the value of GIS skills and the potential of GIS career (module 4). 2. Explain the fundamental GIS concepts, coordinate systems, and the idea of Digital Globe (module 1). 3. Describe at least two GIS applications in various industries and careers (module 2). 4. Identify at least two new directions of future GIS research (such as mobile GIS, multimedia, visualization, and participatory GIS (module 3). Materials are available for download in Microsoft Word format, PDF format and RTF format.
LC Classification: Education -- Special aspects of education -- Types of education -- Career education
Education -- Special aspects of education -- Types of education -- Vocational education (General)
Education -- Special aspects of education -- Types of education -- Vocational education (General) -- Special topics, A-Z -- Curriculum
Education -- Theory and practice of education -- Teaching (Principles and practice) -- Technology. Educational technology
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Philosophy. Relation to other topics. Methodology -- Special methods -- Geographic information systems
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science -- Technology
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Vocational Education -- Technology
Social studies -- Geography
Vocational Education -- Instructional issues
Vocational Education -- Tech prep
Key Concept: Geography -- Geographic information systems (GIS)
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Demonstrations
Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Lesson Plans
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Study Guides
Teaching Guides
Format: doc
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2013-01-07 09:59:10 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-10-28 11:39:07 (W3C-DTF)
Source Type: ATE Center
Source: GeoTech Center
Full Record Views: 92
Resource URL Clicks: 3
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