Explore spatial data creation, editing, and analysis using GIS software. Your coursework will emphasize spatial concepts while understanding and utilizing standard operating procedures. You will cover coordinate systems, topological editing, metadata, overlay analysis, and cartography. Your primary objective is to gain technical proficiency reinforced by significant practical exercises with GIS software.
At the end of the course, you will be able to:
- Apply knowledge of principles, theories, and concepts of spatial data analysis.
- Use basic and advanced GIS analysis techniques.
- Create effective maps and figures.
- Implement practices to promote spatial data integrity.