This page provides links to syllabi of courses taught by scholars from a variety of institutions across the country. They were assembled as illustrations of how spatial thinking, spatial analysis and GIS are taught in undergraduate programs.


• Human Ecology from Space: Introduction to Remote Sensing in the Social Sciences

The Human Footprint: The Study of Land Use and Cover Change

Spatial Demography

• Spatial Modeling and Analysis

• Resource Inventory Methods

• Global Positioning Systems

Environmental Conservation

Spatial Analysis of Environmental and Social Systems

Resource Economics and Policy—Applications of GIS

Public Health
• Spatial Epidemiology—Spatial Analysis of Disease Pattern and Process

• Spatial Epidemiology

Urban Studies and Urban Planning