GR 311 - GIS for Social Scientists

  • 3 credits
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Applications of GIS techniques useful to the social sciences. Mapping techniques and GIS toolkits are practiced in lab.

This course can be applied toward:


GR 100 (Introduction to Geography).

Important Information

If you do not meet the prerequisites for this course, please reach out to the instructor for a course override.

Students' computers must have Windows operating system, hardware and software required to run ArcGIS. Check your system requirements

Textbooks and Materials

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.


  • Geographic Information Systems for the Social Sciences: Investigating Space and Place (2005)
    Steinberg, Steven J. and Steinberg, Sheila L.
    ISBN: 978-0761928720
  • Mastering ArcGIS with DVD-ROM, 6th Ed. (2014)
    Price, Maribeth Hughett
    ISBN: 978-0077826260


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