GIS 4080 - Python Programming in GIS
This course introduces Python concepts and the Python scripting environment in a GIS environment. Python is a free, open-source scripting language that has been integrated with ArcGIS. Python is a dynamic, interpreted language that can be used to automate redundant tasks and workflows in GIS. Students learn tools and techniques and proper Python syntax, script flow, and error handling. Students learn to write scripts that allow them to automate redundant tasks and workflows in GIS. Students learn to write scripts that allow them to automate geoprocessing processes and GIS work more efficiently. This course teaches fundamental concepts needed to create Python scripts in ArcGIS. Prerequisite: GIS 4101 or similar GIS course and/or work experience.
Autumn 2017 - Online/Distance (CRN - 4921)
- CRN: 4921
- Instructor: Grzinic, Rossana
- Credits: 4
- Delivery: Online/Distance
- Location: ONLINE
Textbooks and/or materials information for your course may be found at: ttp://www.bkstr.com/denverstore/shop/textbooks-and-course-materials
This course requires ArcGIS software. For ArcGIS license authorization to download the software from ESRI, please email Amy.Feldman@du.edu from your DU email address. Include your DU ID# and Number/Title of GIS course you are taking. Incomplete requests will not be answered.
Please check Canvas one week before class begins for any pre-class assignments; https://canvas.du.edu