(4 credits) Prerequisite(s): Undergraduate students, Nondegree graduates ineligible to enroll in 600/700/800 level graduate courses. Prerequisite: UST 501 or permission of instructor. Principles of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) as a computer tool to provide spatial information analysis. Laboratory instruction in the use of GIS software to aid in the analysis of workplace problem situations. Cross-listed with PAD 642 and PDD 642.