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GIST 8132 - GIS Database Systems 2

Geographic Information Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the Winter 2022 term as informed by BC Provincial Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

​Develops skills for using database software with GIS. Topics include database server architecture, Enterprise Geodatabase architecture, Database Versioning and GIS database Web server programs.

Prerequisite(s)

GIST 7132

Credits

3.0

Cost

$785.22

Winter 2022

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 71718

Fri Jan 14 - Fri Apr 01 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 14 - Apr 01 Online

Instructor

Christopher Wright

Course Outline

Cost

$785.22

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. **IMPORTANT: The final exam must be written at an approved Exam Centre only. Details will be emailed to you after registering for the course. Students must be accepted into the GIS program and completed the prerequisites prior to registration of this course. Students need to receive approval to register for this course. To receive approval, please email your BCIT Student ID to gis@bcit.ca. For more information about online courses at BCIT, please visit: www.bcit.ca/distance/foryou.shtml Students must check your my.bcit.ca e-mail account for start-up instructions sent upon registration of this course. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 4-6 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. Most online courses require a textbook. You can search for your course textbook at : www.bcitbookstore.ca/distance/ If no textbook is listed, course material will be provided via e-mail.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe database server architecture.
  • Create and query tables.
  • Use utilities and scripts to import and export data.
  • Write web server-side scripts to display database tables over the web.
  • View spatial data stored in Enterprise Geodatabase.
  • Load vector and raster data into Enterprise Geodatabase.
  • Create and reconcile database versions.

Effective as of Fall 2020

Related Programs

GIST 8132 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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