GEOG656: Programming and Scripting for GIS

An introduction to programming and scripting for intermediate GIS users. The fundamental concepts of computer programming will be introduced within the Geoprocessing framework in ArcGIS primarily using Python. Basic concepts of object-oriented programming and scripting will be presented. Students will develop skills in programming techniques to explore, manipulate and model spatial data using the Geoprocessor methods.
Prerequisite: GEOG653. Restriction: Must be in M.Prof.Studies: Geospatial Information Sciences (Master's) program; or must be in Graduate Certificate: Professional Studies-Geospatial Information Sciences.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular Regular grading
Course Offering
    Summer 2017 Instructor: Jonathan Resop View Syllabus
    Winter 2018 Instructor: Jonathan Resop View Syllabus
    Summer 2014 Instructor: Jonathan Resop View Syllabus
    Winter 2013 Instructor: Eunjung Elle Lim