already done so, please follow the invitation email’s instructions. Make sure you have completed all of the course onboarding tasks listed on the course website (https://slu-soc5650.github.io) Log into the desktop (unless you are using your own laptop) and make sure you know where the RStudio icon and ArcGIS Pro icons are (may be on the Desktop or in the Start Menu). WELCOME! GETTING STARTED
to work through Chapter 1 of the GIS Tutorial book at your own pace. Some videos replicating key aspects are available as well. 1. FRONT MATTER ANNOUNCEMENTS We’ll start every class with “Front Matter” - goal is to share what we are covering, what due dates are coming up, and any announcements.
▸ Primary faculty mentor for the Computation Geospatial Science Minor (for undergrads) ▸ Former EMT and EMS Dispatcher ▸ Feel free to call me “Dr. Prener”, “Professor Prener”, or “Chris” 2. INTRODUCTIONS ABOUT CHRIS
system as a part of the social safety-net • Urban order/disorder, segregation, and health • Mental health outcomes, literacy, and discrimination • Approaches to processing “big” and complex data 2. INTRODUCTIONS ABOUT CHRIS
Perform basic data cleaning tasks using R, construct geo-databases using ArcGIS Pro for data organization and storage, and modify that data using ArcGIS Pro’s geoprocessing tools. 3. Data Visualization 4. Analysis Development 5. Research Synthesis 3. SYLLABUS OVERVIEW
Data Visualization 4. Analysis Development - Apply techniques that make GISc work more reproducible, accurate, and collaborative using GitHub, R, Markdown, and other tools. 5. Research Synthesis 3. SYLLABUS OVERVIEW
spatially • They therefore have some type of spatial reference that locates data in two- or three-dimensional space ▸ Data that can (typically) be analyzed using statistical techniques • There is ﬁeld at the intersection of geography and statistics known as spatial statistics 4. DEFINING GIS
inboxes several times per day Delete spam, junk Respond no Snooze for later 8:30 AM & 4:00 PM processing Archive Respond yes response task Skim remaining messages - is the next action a response or task? Clip email to to-do list Does responding take < 2 minutes?
do not have class next Monday; you will need to work through Chapter 1 of the GIS Tutorial book at your own pace. Some videos replicating key aspects are available as well. We’ll end every class with “Back Matter” - goal is to review what we covered, what due dates are coming up, and any announcements. 8. Back matter The ﬁrst lab, based on the material covered by Chapter 1, will be due the following Monday.