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GIS Distance Learning Program Launched

August 28, 2000
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Dr. Dobb's Community University ( http://www.ddj.com/university ), an online distance education program sponsored through an alliance with University of California Extension Online. Dr. Dobb's Community University offers University of California Extension courses in C++, Visual Basic, and Java programming, as well as Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Digital Telecommunications and Computer Networks. University of California Extension Online offers over 150 professional and college level online courses. A complete course catalog can be viewed at http://learn.berkeley.edu .