• GIS Software: ArcView COMP 9519

    Distance Learning Online OntarioLearn

    OntarioLearn description: At the end of this course, the student should be able to create data in ArcGIS, to query and manipulate data; geocode addresses perform spatial analyses, produce map outputs and charts.


    Course Delivery Method:

    This is an online course delivered via OntarioLearn. Teacher support will be available via email, and technical support will be available via phone.

    Course Essentials:

    The textbook includes a fully functioning 180-day trial version of ArcGIS software that can be downloaded from the internet along with the data for working through the book's exercises. Once installed and registered, the single-use software cannot be re-installed.

    Technical/Computer Requirements:

    Refer to the basic technology requirements for OntarioLearn online courses, but note that the ArcGIS software used in this course means you will also be required to have a Windows operating system, minimum 2.2 GHz processing speed, 2 GB RAM, 2.4 GB free hard disk space (including 50 MB on the operating system drive) and an additional 285 MB hard disk space for the exercise data.


    You must have completed COMP 9518 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

    Contact Information

    Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.