Course description

Expand on skills learned from Introduction to Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS) to understand large scale enterprise integration of spatially enabled databases to secure administer, and set rules for data that has a spatial component. Use spatial measurements, functions, and indexes to process points, lines, and polygons. Develop and integrate a Spatial Database Management System (SDBMS) and deploy the database for multiple user access and editing. The course will culminate in students developing an enterprise GIS data model and make use of efficient data processing strategies.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: OLRN1772
Corequisites: None

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Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2022. Spring 2023 registration opens February 27, 2023.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery