Required Course Materials Spring 2017


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.


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.
Spatial Data Layout and Display GIS 456

Borden D. Dent, Jeffrey S. Torguson, Thomas W. Hodler, Cartography: Thematic Map Design, McGraw-Hill, 2009. 978-0-07-294382-5 This edition only

United States Geological Survey, Hilton, VA topographic Quadrangle 1:24,000 United States Geological Survey 1938/1968/1974 N3637.5-W8222.5/7.5 104214 USGS Store for Hilton,VA quad

Other resources: computer capable of running ArcGIS 10.4 software*, MS Office 2007 or 2010 or newer, USB 2 G jump drive, headset (earphones and microphone)


Spatial Data Collection and Management GIS 459


John R. Jensen and Ryan R. Jensen, Introductory Geographic Information Systems, 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 10.4 software*, MS Office 2007 or 2010 or newer, USB 2 G jump drive, headset (earphones and microphone)


*For computer specifications see: http://desktop.arcgis.com/en/arcmap/latest/get-started/setup/arcgis-desktop-system-requirements.htm#ESRI_SECTION1_4D839759F08146819E273A6DDD01DCBB