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Open Education by Blackboard

Desktop GIS

Pace University via Open Education by Blackboard

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Desktop GIS is designed for the new user of geographic information systems software, beginning with the basics of mapping, using ESRI Desktop GIS 10.x software.  The lessons are taught through short screencasts, where the step-by-step processes are shown. There are assignments every week, usually PDFs of completed maps.  Badges are awarded at milestones in the course and a certificate can be earned by completing all assigned work. 

Taught by

Peggy Minnis


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