Global Positioning Systems COMP 9516

Online
OntarioLearn

OntarioLearn description: Examine GPS applications, with emphasis on operating fundamentals, absolute and differential techniques, types of signals, considerations related to GPS data, satellite systems (GNSS) and future trends. GPS receiver NOT required.

Note(s)

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.

Technical/Computer Requirements:

Refer to the basic technology requirements for OntarioLearn online courses, but note that you will also be required to have ArcGIS Pro (which is available for download at no additional cost through the course). ArcGIS Pro can only be installed on Windows-based computers.

Prerequisites

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

Recommendations

You will have the most success in this course if you already have experience working with shapefiles and an understanding of datums, projections and vector data models before you start this course.

Hours and Fees

Hours

42

Fee

$399

Contact Information

Course Sections

CRN:
F16088
Delivery Method: Online

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.