Introduction to Remote Sensing

GSP 216, 3 units

Introductory course in remote sensing focusing on broad topics pertaining to the nature of electromagnetic radiation, aerial photography and Interpretation, multispectral and thermal sensors, and image data characteristics and processing.

To enroll in this course, you must have been admitted into the Online Geospatial Certificate Program and have completed GSP 101.

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Spring 2025: Jan. 21-March 14, 2025


Fee: $1,080


Sara Hanna

Sara Hanna

Sara Hanna teaches in the Department of Forestry and Wildland Resources at Humboldt State University. She holds an M.S. from Humboldt State University in natural resources; and a B.S. in environmental systems from UC San Diego. Her research and training has been in applications of remote sensing and GIS in varied ecological research endeavors; water quality monitoring; and preparation of regulatory permits and disclosures. She has taught GSP 216: Introduction to Remote Sensing.