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GEOG 2470: Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Austin Community College
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$500.00
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  • Class Start

    8/22/2022

  • Class End

    November 12, 2022

  • Drop Day

    July 09, 2022

  • Term

    Fall 2022

  • Teacher

    TBD

  • Course Syllabus

    See Syllabus

About this course

GEOG 2470: Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is offered online by Austin Community College. Course curriculum is largely the same as GISC 1411 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems. GIS (Geographic Information Systems) is a computer-based tool that uses spatial (geographic) data to analyze and solve real-world problems. This course is designed to introduce the student to the basic principles and techniques of GIS. The lab material will emphasize GIS data collection, entry, storage, analysis, and output using ArcGIS. This course is 100% online. Students are provided the Software freely but must purchase either the e-text or a paper copy of the Required Textbook shown in the course syllabus. Online courses eliminate geography as a factor. Daniel Waktola, Email daniel.waktola@austincc.edu. For MANDATORY online orientation information, log into Blackboard (https://acconline.austincc.edu)Software and Hardware Requirements: Students must have a computer with a Windows operating system that capable of running the desktop version of ArcGIS Pro (system requirements). A webcam and a microphone are required for online exam proctoring, meetings, and tutoring sessions. Students must have access to a high-speed internet connection (at least 20 Mbps download speed). Click here to test your internet speed. NOTE: ArcGIS Pro only runs on the Windows operating system. It will not run on a Chromebook. Mac users will need to install either Apple Boot Camp or Parallels. Support for this setup will not be provided by GIS faculty.
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