GIS Software: ArcView COMP 9519


OntarioLearn description: At the end of this course, the student should be able to create data in ArcGIS, to query and manipulate data; geocode addresses perform spatial analyses, produce map outputs and charts.


Course Delivery Method:

This is an OntarioLearn online course delivered via the OntarioLearn Portal. Teacher support will be available via email, and technical support will be available via phone.

Course Essentials:

You must have ArcGIS software, but the textbook includes a fully functioning 180-day trial of the software, which can be downloaded from the internet along with the data needed to work through the book's exercises. The ArcGIS software requires you to have a Windows operating system, a minimum of 2.2 GHz processing speed, 2 GB RAM, 2.4 GB free hard disk space (including 50 MB on the operating system drive) and an additional 285 MB hard disk space for the exercise data. Once installed and registered, the single-use software cannot be re-installed.


You must have completed COMP 9518 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (Distance Learning). (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

Hours and Fees





Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course. However, check back often to see if we have developed additional schedules for the fall term (through to December). If you would like to receive an email notification when our winter term (January to April 2022) is released, complete our notification sign-up form.

Contact Information


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Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.