This course in GIS customization introduces the ESRI ArcObjects development environment using Python scripting. Topics include writing Python Scripts, extending the functionality of ModelBuilder models, importing external .txt files, linking to external programs, and building a user interface with Python Addins.
**IMPORTANT: The final exam must be written at an approved Exam Centre only. See "How do I write my GIS online final exams?" at https://www.bcit.ca/construction/gisresources/faq/studentspt.shtml. Students must be accepted into the GIS program and completed the prerequisites prior to registration of this course. To receive approval, please email your BCIT Student ID to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about online courses at BCIT, please visit: https://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 of our online learning 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.
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One seat remaining as of Feb 25, 2018 1:32 am PST. Seats remaining may change at any time prior to registration and payment.
Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
Develop GIS application interfaces using python.
Design custom interfaces for ArcGIS Desktop.
Use existing software components to create a customized application.
Effective as of Spring/Summer 2011
GIST 8138 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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