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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....

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Oct 4, 2020

I finished the course, I do not know why it indicates to me as if I had not finished\n\nI would like answer, please. My email:\n\nWhy don't answer me?\n\nRegards\n\nVictor Ramon

Dec 27, 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.

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By Felipe I B C

Apr 16, 2020

Excelent course to learn how to use some of the most common tools in ArcGIS.

By Nikolaos I

Sep 21, 2018

Excellent course for beginners who want to study the fundamentals of GIS !!!

By Bernie M

Aug 23, 2018

This was a great way to get started with GIS. I feel like I learned so much.

By Devin T

Jun 19, 2017

This course was well explained and I found very helpful to start into arcGIS

By Andrew M

Dec 27, 2016

Helpfull lectures and good assingments for learning the fundamentals of GIS.

By Tyler G

Mar 23, 2020

The foundation for GIS competency is set well with this course instruction.

By Dr. M S M

Feb 7, 2020

Excellent course to learn basic GIS tools and Analysis.

Thank you Very Much

By Garen T

Dec 11, 2019

This course is great for someone who doesn't have any experience with GIS!

By Mohadeseh J K

Nov 10, 2019

Very useful and practical lectures to learn the basics of GIS step by step.

By Jerry L

Sep 24, 2019

Great starting point for all beginners in getting to know the world of GIS!

By Gonzalo P P

Feb 15, 2018

Very nice course to start with GIS, clear and very useful, 100% recommended

By Caleb S

Sep 11, 2016

Great way to learn GIS for anyone with no experience in the field/software.

By Hanna M

May 1, 2020

Great class. Good instructions and assignments. It was well worth my time.

By Shawn N

Feb 8, 2020

Learn at your own pace, great job by the instructor and the UC Davis team.

By Elizabeth G

Aug 2, 2018

Fantastic summary, great instruction, definitely will recommend to others.

By Olushola ( A

Aug 21, 2017

Interesting course! Instructor has a thorough understanding of the course!

By Mohammed I A G

May 1, 2017

this course very help me to learn fundamentals and practice to work in GIS

By Konstantinos N

Sep 4, 2016

Very good course. It will help you to learn the basics of GIS from scratch

By Sariel H

Dec 20, 2020

Very intuitive course for newbee who has no prior experience with ArcGIS.

By Manisha T

May 11, 2020

Highly recommend this course for the people who are planning to study GIS

By Amy T

Jan 26, 2020

great intro! I feel confident working with basic functions of arcmap now.

By Prabuddha D B

Jul 18, 2017

it will give you in depth insight into the fundamentals on GIS and ArcGIS

By Phani M V

May 8, 2020

The course is very clear and the assignments are very helpful! Thank you

By Jubraeel S

Jan 9, 2020

A Great Course, But I hope If Grading Process Is Done By the Instructor.

By Andrew C

May 22, 2020

The format of the course and videos were very helpful. I learned a lot.