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GIST 7109 - Mapping Using Microstation

Geographic Information Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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Course Details

Presents a hands-on course which introduces students to Microstation PC, a powerful and popular software for digital mapping. Topics include Microstation basics, 2D element constructions and manipulations, data entry, data editing, and data integrity.

Credits

3.0

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student should be able to:

  • Navigate the MicroStation interface.
  • Create, manipulate and modify simple elements.
  • Create complex shapes and enclose their areas.
  • Create cells and cell libraries.
  • Place text and dimensions.
  • Attach references to DGN files within MicroStation.
  • Link non-graphical information to MicroStation elements.

Effective as of Fall 2005

Related Programs

GIST 7109 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Geographic Information Systems
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Advanced Diploma
  2. Geographic Information Systems
    Full-time/Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Technology

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