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About the Course

Explore the world of spatial analysis and cartography with geographic information systems (GIS). In this class you will learn the basics of the industry’s leading software tool, ArcGIS, during four week-long modules: Week 1: Learn how GIS grew from paper maps to the globally integrated electronic software packages of today. You will install ArcGIS on your computer and learn how to use online help to answer technical questions. Week 2: Open up ArcGIS and explore data using ArcMap. Learn the foundational concepts of GIS, how to analyze data, and make your first map. Week 3: Make your own maps! Symbolize data and create an eye-catching final product. Week 4: Share your data and maps and learn to store and organize your data. Take Fundamentals of GIS as a standalone course or as part of the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialization. By completing the first class in the Specialization you will gain the skills needed to succeed in the full program. Students who need an ArcGIS license will receive a non-commercial, 1 year student license for participation in this course and specialization....

Top reviews

BJ

Dec 28, 2018

the content is awesome. i would recommend it to those who need to have some basic knowledge of GIS. it's very easy to learn the ArcGIS because of the instructions and demos given by the instructor.

JA

May 04, 2020

Muy buen curso, me sirvió mucho, aprendí demasiado sobre las cosas básicas y el profesor es muy bueno !! Super recomendado si no saben nada de GIS y están empezando a comprender las herramientas

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By busi r

Sep 03, 2020

Great introductory module. Wonderful resources available for learning

By Fuad H

Apr 28, 2020

This is a great course.Well planned.Videos and assignments are great.

By yogita k

Apr 20, 2020

Excellent course to learn the basics of GIS and ArcGIS for beginners.

By Chris M

Aug 31, 2018

Excellent base for learning about GIS basics and a key industry tool.

By Saul O A

Mar 24, 2018

Excelente! Muy organizado y con conocimientos profundos del programa.

By David D

Feb 02, 2018

Excellent course. Well taught with good video and clear instructions.

By Christopher V

Jul 01, 2017

This was a great introductory class to GIS. It was exactly what I nee

By Rich H

Aug 06, 2016

Good intro to the subject with projects that result in finished maps.

By Aldy N M G

Jul 16, 2020

me encantó la manera como explican y las tareas fueron de gran ayuda

By Ehshanur R

Jul 15, 2020

To be honest, I have learned a lot. Thank you Coursera, Nick Santos.

By Jimmy A D O

May 25, 2020

A great course to persons that want learn abour fundamentals of GIS!

By Yifan Q

May 10, 2020

the teacher is very patient , i have learned a lot from this course!

By kailash p

Nov 01, 2017

Excellent Nick Santos You are a very Great teacher Thank you so much

By Timothy B

Aug 05, 2017

Great starting off course for GIS! Can't wait to continue the series

By Thrudur H

Oct 07, 2016

Really good introduction to the basics of GIS and a great refresher.

By Alfonso R M

Mar 23, 2016

Great teacher, didactic assignments and easy to follow instructions.

By Yudi W

Nov 27, 2017

so great I have learned a lot and really have fun in the course~!!!

By Marianne R R

Aug 30, 2020

Such a wonderful course! This course made me love GIS even more :)

By Harun a

Jun 07, 2020

It was tremendously beneficial to learn and use the basics of GIS.

By Abu M A F

Apr 12, 2020

Learned a lot of thing and very useful for GIS analyst. Recommend.

By Mamoon M

Feb 03, 2019

This course helped me in better understand the very basics of GIS.

By Abdallah Q A M

Nov 27, 2018

That's so amazing, I love working together team coursera very much

By Pei P

Jul 13, 2018

great inspirations, friendly environment and detailed explanation!

By Kent t

Mar 09, 2017

nice excecuted E-learning leassons

the video support the excersises

By Crystal R M

Jun 13, 2016

Great course for learning and practicing foundation skills of GIS.