Introduction to Geographical Information Systems

Code: INFO1820

Course description

An overview of the fundamental concepts and terminology and the role of GIS in business, government, surveying and natural resources. The course will cover the collection, management, analysis and presentation of spatial data. Additional topics will include concepts of database systems, data modeling and digital mapping.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $432.06
 
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Textbooks can be purchased from www.textnet.ca. No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: An Introduction to Geographical Information Systems Author: Ian Heywood, Sarah Cornelius, Steve Carver Publisher: Pearson Edition: 4th ISBN: 9780273722595

Host college: MO

Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.