Database Design & Management for GIS

 

 

Instruction Modes:

  • Asynchronous: Online classes are offered over the course of one week. Attendance at optional virtual meetings with the instructor is encouraged but not required.
     
  • Synchronous: Online classes are offered over the course of two days (Friday & Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.). Attendance at virtual meetings with the instructor is required.
     
  • HyFlex: In-person and online classes are offered over the course of two days (Friday & Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.). Students can decide how to participate. Attendance, either online or in person with the instructor, is required.
     
  • In Person: In-person classes are offered over the course of two days (Friday & Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.).

 

Fall 2022

GEOG 9015

Class Number: 11168
1.6 CEUs
Course Fee: 

$395

Instruction Mode: HyFlex


This course focuses on the planning, construction, and administration of a GIS database including spatial and attribute data. The lecture provides a conceptual background, as well as practical guidelines, and is reinforced with exercises using both ESRI software and traditional database design techniques. Topics include data requirements analysis; relational database design; attribute and entity definitions; table normalization; table creation and population; query optimization; and data integration. Class format: approximately 50% lecture, 50% software application.

Section: 

1

Notes: 

Course fee $395
Enrollment Deadline: 11:59 PM on Wednesday, September 21st
Enrolled students are provided access to student licensing for ArcGIS and/or Erdas software, which only run on a Windows operating system. These software programs are NOT compatible with a Mac operating system. For Mac users, review alternative options at: https://gis.sfsu.edu/arcgis-pro-installation-instructions.

Class Number: 11168

Refund Information

Refund Code Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_1 Class dropped one day prior to class start day N/A Class dropped on or beyond class start day

 

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