Syllabus for MAP672- Programming for Web Mapping
The draft syllabus for the MAP 672 – PROGRAMMING FOR WEB MAPPING class beginning on January 17, 2016 is now available! Check out all the exciting stuff that will be covered. Leaflet.js CSS, HTML, Writing Code! GeoJSON! DEBUGGING! (Ok, debugging isn't that exciting but it is key for web mapping)
MAP 672 – PROGRAMMING FOR WEB MAPPING
This courses introduces students to the fundamental concepts and techniques of web development and computer programming through web mapping. Students will become familiar with current web standards and proficient in manipulating the structural, stylistic and behavioral elements of web maps through programming. Students will translate these practices to achieve objectives in web cartography such as the display of a basemap, the thematic representation of data, and the employment of interaction to enhance visual communication and the presentation of information.