Global Positioning System (GPS)

With improvements in technology happening so rapidly, it seems like every time we turn around there is a new electronic device released or an old method of doing something becomes computerized. Maps and compasses are two things that have been hit with the age of technology and are being taken over by GPS devices. GPS devices are Smart Technology. They locate where you are and can be programmed to direct you to a particular location. This makes them a technology that can be used for a variety of different activities.

Course Goals

  1. Understanding GPS Background & Terminology.
  2. Navigating your GPS.
  3. Understanding Geocaching.

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Michael Riegner,
Feb 17, 2010, 3:41 PM
Michael Riegner,
Feb 17, 2010, 3:49 PM