GEOG 284 : GIS Customization

Transcript title

GIS Customization



Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total


Lecture hours


Lab hours



Customize ArcGIS software with a current programming language. Publish content to the internet and servers.

Learning outcomes

1. Construct programs to accomplish a variety of geospatial tasks .
2. Explain the importance of structured programming concepts.
3. Produce documentation that effectively communicates ideas and implementations of programming.

Content outline

• Introduction to Python programming
• Geoprocessing in ArcGIS
• Python language fundamentals
• Geoprocessing with Python
• Spatial data for programming
• Python scripting for automated mapping
• Debugging and handling errors
• Creating custom tools
• Python scripting for automating workflows
• Python for ArcGIS Online

Required materials

This course will require a textbook.

Grading methods

Grades may be determined using quizzes, class exercises, labs, and exams.

Outside of

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