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GEO223 GPS Theory and Design

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Provides a conceptual overview and hands-on experience with Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) or Global Positioning Systems (GPS). Includes GPS theory, techniques, and field data collection using various GPS technologies. Covers geodesy, differential correction, precision and accuracy, survey controls, triangulation, vertical positions, data conversions, and creating maps from GPS data. Prerequisite/Concurrent: GEO 265. Prerequisites: (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement. Audit available. (See course content and outcomes.)

Credits: 4

List of classes for GEO223 GPS Theory and Design
CRNClass typeLocationDays & timeDatesSeats availableFacultyMore info
41912In-person lectureSylvania SS 120
from 10am to 12:50pm

From September 27 through December 13, 2022
Christina M FriedleBooks for CRN 41912
Class details for CRN 41912
Fees: $24
and In-person labSylvania SS 120
from 10am to 12:50pm

From September 29 through December 15, 2022

Class schedule definitions

cost is based on the number of credits – see tuition and fees
$0 or <$40 means low cost books (doesn't include other supplies like calculators)
use the CRN to register in MyPCC – see how to register
Class types:
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  • In-person: class takes place at specific times and locations. Attendance in person is required.
  • Online: class does not have meeting times. Regular online interaction is required and there are weekly assignments.
  • Remote: class takes place at specific times online. Students must be logged in during class meeting times.