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TitleFundamentals of GIS (Winter 2015)
Description This course introduces the fundamentals of geographic information technologies, beginning with the characteristics spatial data structure and format. Concepts and techniques taught in the class are: coordinate and projection systems, maps and map design (cartography), and basic GIS functions using ArcGIS version 10 software. Students will perform common GIS tasks such as query, display, download and conversion between formats of spatial data. Design and layout techniques of geospatial data are also taught. Lab exercises examine real world problems that are addressed using the techniques and concepts taught.
Date(s) Saturday, February 7, 2015
Time 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location Cal Poly Pomona, Bldg 5, Rm 215
Special Pricing A 10% discount is offered on all non-credit courses based on the following:
• Current Cal Poly Pomona Alumni Association members with proper ID
• Current Cal Poly Pomona faculty and staff with proper ID

Corporate and Group Discounts:
• Multi-Registration Discount: Register and pay for eight (8) or more people in one course in the GIS certificate program and receive a 5% discount.
• Multi-Registration/Multi-Course Discount: Register and pay for 10 or more people for all four (4) courses in the GIS certificate program at one time, prior to the first course meeting, and receive a 10% discount on the entire program. No refunds will be processed after first course.

Please Note: Only one discount or promotion per person, per class is allowed. Discounts and/or promotions cannot be combined with any other discount offer.
Refund Policy Non-Credit Courses with Three or Fewer Class Meetings*
A full refund will be issued if the refund request is received by the College of the Extended University prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the start of the first class meeting.

A full refund will be issued for cancelled classes.
Course StatusNon-credit
Textbook Required Textbooks: Getting to Know ArcGIS Desktop, Second Edition, Updated for ArcGIS 10 (with data and program CDs) ISBN: 9781589482609
SyllabusThere is no syllabus available for this course
InstructorDr. Kristen Conway-Gómez
Course CodexGI100F-WT
Notes If you are currently unemployed, you may be able to enroll in this course for free. Please click here for details.

Corporate and Group Discounts are available for this course. Please see Special Pricing above.

Course sponsored by the Cal Poly Pomona Foundation, Inc.

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