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GIST 8125 - GIS Project

Geographic Information Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Students will undertake a major independent project in a selected area of GIS technology, in consultation with industry/academic sponsors and faculty advisors. You will solve GIS technical problems, demonstrate thorough knowledge of your project topic, and present your GIS project results by writing a technical report and making an oral presentation to GIS industry standards.

Prerequisite(s)

GIST 7120 or (GIST 7122 and TMGT 7102 and TMGT 7142)

Credits

13.0

Cost

$1,108.18

Winter 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 85321

Fri Jan 04 - Fri Jun 21 24 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Jun 21 Online

Instructor

Carmen Heaver

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,108.18

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This course is for students who have recently completed GIST 7122 (or GIST 7120) and have an approval for practicum completion. Students need to receive approval to register for this course. To receive approval, please email your BCIT Student ID to gis@bcit.ca .

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student should be able to:

  • Apply independent problem solving skills.
  • Acquire new technical skills while solving GIS technical problems.
  • Formulate a methodical approach to finding new information by using technical documentation, Internet resources, and peer consulting.
  • Apply resources, data and personal organization techniques to manage a project.
  • Use project logs, project milestones and project management software so you can stay on schedule and adapt to unexpected changes.
  • Complete your proposed project and produce the stated deliverables for the project sponsor.

Effective as of Fall 2005

Related Programs

GIST 8125 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

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

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