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  • 6 months
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This Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with UC Davis will help you map Your World With GIS. Explore the tools, concepts, and terminology of spatial analysis and modeling.

About

Knowledge of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is an increasingly sought after skill in industries from agriculture to public health. 

This Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with UC Davis, offered in partnership with ArcGIS developer Esri, will teach the skills you need to successfully use GIS software in a professional setting. You will learn how to analyze your spatial data, use cartography techniques to communicate your results in maps, and collaborate with peers in GIS and GIS-dependent fields. In the final Capstone Project, you will create a professional-quality GIS portfolio piece using a combination of data identification and collection, analytical map development, and spatial analysis techniques.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 6 months
    • Intensity 4 hrs/week
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      Approx. 6 months to complete Suggested 4 hours/week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of GIS
  • GIS Data Formats, Design and Quality
  • Geospatial and Environmental Analysis
  • Imagery, Automation, and Applications
  • Geospatial Analysis Project

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    49 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 6 months.
  • National Applies to you

    49 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 6 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
The programme is self-paced and the cost per month is 49$

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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