UAS for Geographic Information Systems UASGIS.S.STC
Short-term Technical Certificate - 16 Credit Hours
Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Aviation Technology
Effective as of Fall 2014
What is the program about?
The UAS for GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Short-Term Technical certificate prepares students for entry level positions as GIS analysts in the Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) industry by providing foundational knowledge and skills involving GIS technologies and UAS technology.
- Demonstrate knowledge of remote sensing and Geographical Information Systems software and the capabilities each software possesses.
- Demonstrate operational knowledge of Unmanned Aerial Systems and possess the ability to analyze briefing, pre and post inspections of UAS and revisions of missions.
- Exemplify a high standard of ethical and professional behavior.
The Unmanned Aerial System platform capabilities include but are not limited to aerial mapping and remote sensing for geographic information systems. The private sector as well as governmental demands for Unmanned Aerial System personnel in geospatial information and remote sensing applications are in high demand.
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances.