Location is important in the success of both private and public facilities. This course introduces the student to the fundamentals of location analysis by addressing changing geographies of land uses, methodologies used in real-world applications of service area delimitation and site selection, and the dynamic geographies of supply and demand. The importance of tools such as geographical information systems (GIS) is considered and examples are drawn from public and private sectors. (formerly GEO 310)
Weekly Contact: Lab:2 hrs. Lecture:1 hr.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1