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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 Roland W

Nov 20, 2018

The lectures were presented in a very casual, enthusiastic manner.

By Ken B

Apr 30, 2016

The course was fantastic. I would of liked more or longer videos.

By Caterina B

Dec 4, 2020

Very good instructor, amazing tutorials and nice final project.

By Innocent T

Aug 16, 2018

Comprehensive content for a beginner like me. following so far

By Ken B

Jun 8, 2020

Well delivered course - good content and presentation.


Apr 28, 2020

very good course for those who want to learn arcgis


Nov 12, 2018

This course is very useful for the beginners in Gis

By Yogesh J P

May 12, 2020

It was a very valuable and well thought out course

By Marcus B

Aug 8, 2016

Well constructed, excellent course. Learned a lot.

By Wasswa A T

Feb 19, 2021

Course is educative and provides hands on skills

By gabriel v s r

Jun 3, 2020

muito bom, vídeos fáceis e exemplos eficientes

By Prasanga K

Nov 2, 2018

For a beginner like me the course helped a lot

By Arielle D

Sep 22, 2020

The Course is exceptional

I enjoyed very much

By Shresthanjan N

Sep 26, 2017

more assignments and help materials required

By abdallha n A

Jul 22, 2020

ممتاز جدا ولقد استفدت الكثير من هذه الدوره

By Tushar P

Mar 20, 2020

Great Course . Learnt about new courses .

By Erik S

Aug 15, 2016

Great introduction to GIS using ArcGIS

By Fernando N R

Jun 3, 2018

Good way to start learning about GIS

By Varun S

Dec 23, 2019

Nice, very good knowledge to gain!!

By Mohammad A

Aug 22, 2017

thank you for this wonderful course

By Lungu C

Sep 27, 2016

Great course for the beginners !

By Shikha C

Nov 22, 2018

Very nie course for beginners

By Aditya P H

Apr 22, 2020

It is very excellent course.

By Ifanilo B S

Oct 6, 2020

Material taught is relevant

By Veera H

Jul 10, 2018

Clear and easy to follow.