Course in Basic Geographic Information Systems
Course in Basic Geographic Information Systems
02 Nov 2020
R 7500.00
Brief Description
The Basic Course in Geographic Information Systems provides you with the essential theoretical and practical foundations to apply Geographic Information System (GIS) processes in the design of a new project.

During this course, you will acquire requisite know-how on collecting data from various sources, building an integrated GIS database, analysing data and communicating the results.

These are all essential skills for working in an environment where maps and geographic information are core tools for productivity. The short course, however, not only deals with GIS software from a theoretical perspective, but also allows you to work on a project using ArcGIS.


Learning Outcomes
After successfully completing this course, you will be able to describe a GIS, its concepts and terminology; explain how the GIS process works and apply this process on a GIS project.
Course Content
Basic concepts and terminology in a GIS The GIS process GIS applications Delivery mode of the course will be class contact sessions and web sessions.
Entry Requirements
A basic knowledge of GIS and/or geographic data will be helpful, but is not a prerequisite.
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Environmental Management and Geophysics
Who Should attend:
This course is ideal for people working in the GIS environment.
Delivery Mode:
Contact Sessions
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