Prerequisites: GEOG 306/L or permission of instructor. Introduction to the principles of integrating Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and spatial decision analysis methodologies with examples drawn from public and private sector organizations using a collaborative approach. The course focuses on multiple criteria evaluation techniques and their integration with GIS, and also introduces optimization methods capable of solving geospatial decision problems including linear programming and multiple objectives optimization. Available for graduate credit. 2 hours lecture, 2 hours lab.