GEP 199 Cartography and Graphic Presentation I

Use of drawing instruments; free-hand and mechanical lettering in the construction of maps, diagrams, graphs, and charts. Elements of distance, direction, and position. Study of map projections and their use; construction of some simpler projections. Methods of enlarging and reducing maps; drawing of profiles and traverse made by students in the field. Practice in the transformation of data of various kinds into effective types of charts and graphs.

Credits:

4

Hours

6

Requirement Designation

Regular Liberal Arts

Offered

Fall-Spring