Passing along this information from Professor Warren Roberts of Rio Hondo College: Here is the link to the Rio Hondo GIS Site: http://www.riohondo.edu/gis/
Classes start August 20th, 2011 thru December 6. Registration is open.
Introduction to GIS (GIS120)
CRN 70552 MW 03:55 – 06:50pm
CRN 70553 Online
Classifying data & conventions (including census 2010), geocoding addresses, displaying latitude / longitude, spatial and SQL queries, field data collection using GPS (Trimble), Digitizing & basic online interactive mapping.
GIS 221 Cartography
CRN 70554 MW 07:15 – 09:45pm
We cover map layout basics and examine how to create graphically pleasing and professional-looking maps using tools and settings including mapbooks and standard conventions used in various industries. Sessions also include building & posting basemaps online. This semester, students will collectively build campus basemap for contribution to ESRI community map program.
GIS 230 GIS for Environmental Technology
CRN 70555 TTh 07:00 – 09:30pm
Working with surfaces, and interpolating field data, weighted modeling and remote sensing. Course also includes GPS field data collection exercise using Trimble software and hardware.