Required Course Materials Spring 2018

Spring Term 2018
GY 250 003 21105GY 252 007 21115
GY 251 003 21108GY 253 004 21204
GY208 001 21001
GY 459 001 22413

GY 250 Physical Geography I: Lecture AND GY252 Physical Geography I: Laboratory

NOTE: YOU MUST REGISTER FOR THE ON-LINE PAIR OF COURSES, you should not take one on-line and one on campus

Darrel Hess and Dennis Tasa, McKnight's Physical Geography: A Landscape Appreciation 11th ed. (Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 2012). ISBN 978-0321820433

Dr. Miriam Helen Hill, Resource Manual Physical Geography I Lecture and Laboratory GY250 and GY252 (Jacksonville, AL: Jacksonville State University, 2016 WWW).

Both books are required for both lecture and laboratory

Other materials: computer headset (earphones and microphone), a ruler, basic function calculator, and other such basic classroom and office instruments will be required. MS PowerPoint is required, MS Office 2007 or 2010 is recommended.


NOTE: YOU MUST REGISTER FOR THE ON-LINE PAIR OF COURSES, you should not take one on-line and one on campus

GY 251 Physical Geography II: Lecture AND GY253 Physical Geography II: Laboratory

Darrel Hess and Dennis Tasa, McKnight's Physical Geography: A Landscape Appreciation 11th ed. (Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 2012). ISBN 978-0321820433

Dr. Miriam Helen Hill, Resource Manual Physical Geography II Lecture and Laboratory GY251 and GY253 (Jacksonville, AL: Jacksonville State University, Spring 2016).

United States Geological Survey, Cumberland, MD topographic map 63082 or TMD0054 7.5 minute topographic quadrangle, 1993. USGS Store

from campus bookstore: Rock Specimen Set and Soil Samples

Other materials: headset (earphones and microphone for your computer system), a ruler, basic function calculator, and other such basic classroom and office instruments will be required.

Note: All materials are required for both lecture and laboratory


Spatial Data Collection and Management GIS 459

John R. Jensen and Ryan R. Jensen, Introductory Geographic Information Systems Boston: Prentice Hall (2012) 978-0136147763

Miriam Schmidts, Esri ArcGIS Desktop Associate Certification Study Guide, ESRI Press, 2013, 978-1-58948-351-4

Other resources: computer capable of running ArcGIS 10.5 software*, MS Office 2007 or 2010 or newer, USB 2 G jump drive, headset (earphones and microphone)


Map Reading GY208


A. Jon Kimerling, Aileen R. Buckley, Phillip C. Muehrcke, Juliana O. Muehrcke, Map Use: Reading Analysis Interpretation, Eighth Edition 8th Edition, ESRI Press, 2016, 978-1589484429

Hilton, VA topographic quadrangle 1:24000, United States Geological Survey, 1938/1968/1976, Product Number: 104214, TVA0410, 1976, N3637.5-W8222.5/7.5, USGS store link

Other resources: See addition description of selected equipment from Professional Equipment.
*For computer specifications see: http://desktop.arcgis.com/en/arcmap/latest/get-started/setup/arcgis-desktop-system-requirements.htm#ESRI_SECTION1_4D839759F08146819E273A6DDD01DCBB