Name and discuss the three GIS geometry types.
Differentiate between geometry types
Explain the main concepts and applications of Geographic Information Systems in your own words.
Explain the main concepts and applications of Geographic Information Systems to others using common terminology.
Identify and describe common features of good maps.
Present and critique an examination of good and bad example maps.
Examine and explain the GIS elements within your project using your own words.
Identify and explain the GIS elements within a partner’s project
Discuss ethical considerations of using GIS and maps in development projects.
Part A: Concepts and Applications of GIS
- Part A Activity Prompt #1: Points, Lines, and Polygons
- Part A Activity Prompt #2: Identify Real-World Examples
- Part A Activity Prompt #3: Real-World GIS Application
- StoryMap: Map Components
- StoryMap: GIS Applications
Part B: Map Components
- Part B Activity Prompt: Identify Good and Bad Maps
Part C: Contextualize
- Part C Activity Prompt #1: Connecting GIS and the Project
- Part C Activity Prompt #2: Human Likert Scale on GIS and Ethics
Part D: Train the Trainer
- Part D Activity Prompt: Teach Backs (3 groups for Parts A, B and C of this module)