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BMC 304 GIS: Introduction to Geo-Information Systems

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Course Description

Environmental and other data are often spatially distributed. GIS deals with storage, manipulation, and analysis of any data that can be represented on a map. Learn about: file formats and data types, overlay analysis, neighbourhood operations, modeling, presentation of results, and other valuable GIS techniques. Theory applies to GIS in general.

Course Details

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Determine what types of files can be loaded in a GIS
  • How GPS can be used within a GIS environment
  • Locate geographic files for specific purposes
  • Understand discrepancies between NAD 27 and NAD 83
  • Operate a mapping program

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)


  BMC 304 - 005 GIS: Introduction to Geo-Information Systems  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
Class:   Fri, Sat 8:30AM - 5:00PM
03 Feb 2017 to 11 Feb 2017
Number of Sessions: 4 Sessions
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $550.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
Campus: Main Campus
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Trevor Wiens
  Reading List / Textbook:  No Textbook Required
  Section Notes:  

If your desired course section is full, please check if another section is available for registration or add your name to the waitlist as sections are often added based on demand.




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