Python Programming for GIS | UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education

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Python Programming for GIS

This hands-on GIS workshop will introduce students to the fundamental programming and GIS principles commonly used in the GIS industry. Students will learn how to automate geoprocessing tasks such as querying data, creating and saving data, connecting data, as well as learning how to automate map production tasks. By the end of the course, students will be able create, modify and troubleshoot Python code.

Prerequisites

It is strongly recommended that students have prior training in ESRI (ArcGIS) or similar software. Completion of Introduction to Geographic Information Systems is sufficient for success in this course. No programming experience is necessary.

Instructor(s)

Nathan Jennings has worked in GIS for 20 years in a wide variety of industries that span public, private, nonprofit, for-profit, international and academic fields. He currently serves as a GIS supervisor for the city of Sacramento and has been an adjunct professor in the Los Rios and Sierra College Community College Districts for almost 10 years. He teaches a variety of subjects, including GIS, remote sensing, GPS, GIS programming and Web GIS. Jennings is also principal of his own GIS consulting firm, UrbandaleSpatial.

Schedule

Wed., Thu., Fri., 9:00am to 3:00pm, May 01 to May 03

Where

International Center 463 California Ave, Davis CA 95616

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Fees

Fee $725.00

Special Discounts

Group Discount: Groups of three or more, enrolled at the same time with a single payment method may receive a 10% discount on each enrollment.  Contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services office to enroll your group: (530) 757-8777.
Info Session Discount: Attendees of UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Information Sessions may be eligible for $100 discount on a class by entering the Coupon Code provided at the Information Session.  Contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services office, at (800) 752-0881, if you have questions about this discount.
CAAA Member Discount: Current members of the Cal Aggie Alumni Association and other UC alumni associations receive $50 off the course fee. If you don't have your association discount code contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services at (800) 752-0881.
Capitol Corridor Rider: Capitol Corridor riders are eligible for a one-time $100 discount on a UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education course (some exceptions apply). The Discount Code is available on the UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education course page on the Capitol Corridor’s onboard Wifi system.
APA: Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services at (800) 752-0881.
ASLA: Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

Credit

1.2 CEUs

Enrollment Policies

Drop requests (withdraw with a refund) will be approved, less a $30 processing fee, if the request is received seven calendar days before the course begins. Click here to view complete enrollment policy information including details on withdrawals and transfers.

Section Number

184GIS111