Exploring Geographic Information Systems
Simon Fraser University
Self-paced, available May 5, 2014
Cost per enrollment: Free
Exploring geographic information systems (GIS) is a self-paced course where participants will learn about GIS and how the technology is being used in the real world to support problem-solving and decision-making. Participants will create and manage spatial databases, produce well-designed maps, and undertake spatial data analysis using free online software tools. These activities require proficiency in fundamental computer and Internet skills.
Participants will have the opportunity to obtain digital badges throughout the course.
This course is offered through Canvas Network as a non-credit course created by Simon Fraser University. Students enrolled in only this course are not considered students of Simon Fraser University.