SKILL BUILDER: Geographic information systems

Unit 3: Environmental justice
Lesson 8 of 16

Objective: Students will be able to 1) describe general applications of GIS; 2) identify the basic features of GIS; and 3) explain a current area of GIS research.

Big Idea: Geographic information systems have transformed the relationship between humans and maps. How might we engage with an interactive gis tutorial to develop our understanding of the nuances of gis?

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Science, Mapping
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geographic information systems
 
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