Course Number: SBAE 5682 (1.8 CEUs/18 Hours)
In this class you are introduced to GIS and how it is used in today's world. This class will provide a comprehensive overview of GIS including the major components of hardware, software, data and the identification of the skills required of a successful GIS Specialist. You are introduced to ArcGIS software which you will be using throughout the certificate program. You will gain an understanding of the profession and examine the role and functions of the GIS Specialist in a broad range of industries.
Instructor: K. Underhill, GIS/ Database Supervisor, Orange County Water District
Course part of: Online Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Certificate
Please be advised that a username and password will be required to access online classes. If you have never logged into the CSUF Portal, you must log in with your CWID and temporary PIN# at http://my.fullerton.edu to create your CSUF Portal account prior to the first day of class. This process will allow you to create a CSUF username and password. Please click on the "Current Student Resources" tab and then "Program and Course Policies" and "Computer Access" for more information. If you have any questions, please contact EIP Student Services at (657) 278-2611.
Required: 1) Getting to Know ArcGIS Pro ISBN: 978-1589484573. 2) Getting to Know ArcGIS Desktop ISBN: 978-1589485105. Please do not get the ebook version as it does not come with the software for the course.