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GEOG 307 Socioeconomic Applications of GIS (3 credits)

Offered by: Geography (Faculty of Science)

Overview

Geography : GIS applied to the spatial analysis of socioeconomic and market data. Topics include geographic market segmentation, geodemographics, spatial decision-support systems and modelling applications of GIS. Empirical focus is on analysing spatial patterns of population and consumption characteristics in cities and on facility location problems. Emphasis on visualization and problem solving.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Raja Sengupta (Winter)

  • Winter
  • 2 hours and laboratory
  • Prerequisites: GEOG 201, MATH 203 or equivalent