2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Jun 08, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

IDCE 30274 - Computer Programming for GIS

This course introduces fundamental concepts of computer programming for geoprocessing, spatial analysis and mapping. This course is ideal for graduate students and upper level undergraduates who want to learn about programming skills for GIS. Topics covered include the use of Python and related packages, Python within the ArcGIS environment, the basics of Google Earth Engine, and a series of lectures and activities around understanding user needs and prototyping ideas using Human Centered Design methods. The course consists of technical lab exercises, tutorials, and group work.

Prerequisites: IDCE 302 & GEOG 390 OR IDCE 310 OR IDCE 388 (concurrent enrollment is allowed)

Anticipated Terms Offered: Varied