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Assignment 1: Google World Tour in 40 Images

Weighting

10%

Closing Date

26/05/06

Description

Using Goggle Earth (get the free version from this link)

Identify and describe 10 linked global locations and for each location capture 4 images at different viewing angles, perspective or locations within the area. The theme of you "World Tour" could be stopover points while undertaking the "Amazing Race", or Formula 1 GP circuits. It need not be biological.

Prepare a report Briefly describing the

  1. Overall theme of you Global tour
  2. A brief description of each of the 10 spots you have visited with Google Earth
  3. Four Images captured from Google Earth with a caption beneath each image. Then a brief description of what you have observed noticed or found out.

Introduction to your Google World Tour Theme (Heading in CAPS)

Geographical Spot 1 (Heading in CAPS)

  • Place Name (Bolded)
  • Image
  • Caption
  • Brief Description and any references

Geographical Spot 2 (Heading in CAPS)

  • Place Name (Bolded)
  • Image
  • Caption
  • Brief Description and any references

Continue until you have done at least 10 Geographical Spots.

   


Email the document electronically to

knight.rich@gmail.com (with the heading "GIS_2005_assignment_1")

Document name: Initial_Surname_GIS_2006_assignment_1

Or

upload via ftp to the following directory

http://planet.uwc.ac.za/nisl/GIS/Assignments_collect/2006