GSP6330EN - Advanced Applied GIS III: Spatial Modeling in Human Health

Course description

This course is an application of spatial simulation models to represent attraction, segregation, individual entities, and processes of spread, applied to contemporary problems in health and health care. The lecture component covers a serial of topics, including: a conceptual framework health-related spatial modeling, landscape epidemiology models, disease diffusion models, health accessibility, individual health behavior, and location-allocation models of health services. This course also has a lab component to help students gain hands-on experience of applying spatial modeling to real world health care issues.

Credit hours
3 hours
Subject area
Geospatial Studies
Educational level
Learning type
Upcoming terms
* Schedule subject to change. Please contact the Registrar's office with schedule questions.
Dr. Christopher Ilori, Professor of Geospatial Mission