Lecture Log/Plan, GEOG 271

 

Fall 2017


Everything above the Log/Plan mark is a log, everything below is a plan, everything more than two weeks out is still very tentative, not a serious plan.



Aug 30: Course introduction.


Sep 4: No Class, Labor Day


Sep 6: Exercise 1, Phase 1. White Clay Creek discharge data


Sep 11: Finishing Exercise 1


Sep 13: Exercise 2, Geographic coordinates. Spherical geometry


Sep 18: Finishing Exercise 2


Sep 20: Exercise 3, tape-and-compass data gathering, day 1 (outside)


Sep 25:  Programming, exercise 3.


Sep 27:  Mapmaking basics.


Oct 2: Review for Quiz 1.

  

Oct 4: Quiz 1. 


Oct 9:  Go over Quiz 1, Exercise 4: introduction to graphics. (White Clay again)


Oct 11: Work on Exercise 4


Oct 16: Exercise 5: regression in Excel, lichens.


Oct 18:  Exercise 6, regression in Python, tree rings.


Oct 23:  Exercise 7, UTM and computer mapping, sidewalks again.


Oct 25: Exercise 8, World map.


Oct 30: Projections, Work on Exercise 7, 8


Nov 1: Review for Quiz 2, Work on Exercise 8


Nov 6: Quiz 2


Nov 8: 2D arrays. Exercise 9, beach cliff recession


Nov 13: Catchup, more on 2D arrays


Nov 15: Choropleth mapping. Exercise 10: population density.


Nov 20, 22: No Class, Thanksgiving Break


Nov 27: Catchup.


Nov 29: Introduce Exercise 11, Review for Quiz 3


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Dec 4: Quiz3


Dec 6:  Finish what needs finishing


Dec 15, 3:30–5:30. Schedule final exam time will be used as a final cleanup lab session.


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