UAS for Geographic Information Systems (UASGIS.S.STC)
- Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
- Department: Aviation Technology
The UAS for GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Short-Term Technical certificate prepares students for entry level positions as GIS analysts in the Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) industry by providing foundational knowledge and skills involving GIS technologies and UAS technology.The Unmanned Aerial System platform capabilities include but are not limited to aerial mapping and remote sensing for geographic information systems. The private sector as well as governmental demands for Unmanned Aerial System personnel in geospatial information and remote sensing applications are in high demand.
AVT 1101 Introduction to Unmanned Aerial Systems 2 Credits AVT 1104 UAS Standards, Regulations & Law 1 Credit AVT 1114 Geospatial Information for UAS 2 Credits AVT 2150 Crew Resource Management for UAS 1 Credit CAT 1501 Construction Surveying 3 Credits EET 1121 UAS Remote Sensing & Analysis 1 Credit EET 1158 Aerospace Spatial Visualization 2 Credits GEO 1107 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 4 Credits