DAY LECTURE AND LAB TOPIC ACTIVITY
  Friday Introductions/Course Expectations  
    Garmin Rino 110/120 GPS Unit Orientation and Setup  
      GPS Position Averaging/Tour of the UC Berkeley BARD GPS Observatory
    Field Data Collection Using Garmin Rino GPS Units to Collect Waypoints and Tracklogs (Point/Line/Polygon) Geographic Field Data
    Lunch  
    Interfacing Garmin GPS Units Using DNR GPS Software to Download into ArcMap Introduction to ArcMap
   

GPS Concepts; Trimble Website Activity

 
   

 

Geocaching Activity on Campus
   

GPS Quiz

 
    End of Day 1  
  Saturday

1. What is a Datum?
2. What is a Projection?
3. What is a Coordinate System?

Small Group Activity
    More ArcMap and Introduction to ArcCatalog Importing GPS and GIS Data into ArcMap
   

1. Selecting, editing, and cleaning up spatial data in ArcMap.
2. Display spatial and non-spatial data; manipulate themes and tables; build queries; classify data for modified display.

 
    Lunch  
   

1. Preparing Data for Analysis
2. Analyzing Spatial Data
3. Creating a Layout in ArcMap
4.
Making Maps for Presentations

Using ArcMap - Follow Along with Instructor
   

Project Guidelines

Project: Simulated GPS/GIS Field Campaign
Collect GPS Field Data --> 
Import into ArcMap via DNR GPS -->
Create a Final Layout and GIS Map
    GIS Quiz  
    End of Day 2  

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