Bachelor of Geographic Information Systems Thesis involves the design and planning of an
Prerequisites: Successful completion of GIS 390 and Co-op 301 (or 491 as an alternate to Co-op 301).
independent research project, - Tasks include a literature review of the background information, experimental
design, data acquisition and management, analysis, and technical reporting (written, visual, and oral). Students
will have the opportunity to apply geospatial technology theory and skills to a real world project with an
experienced supervisor. Course deliverables will include a project proposal, a proposal poster presentation, four
progress reports, a completed geospatial product, a final thesis document, and a thesis defense seminar. This
course is normally started in the fall with approval of the School Chair.