Geographical Information Systems, introduction
This is an introductory course in GIS. It is a balanced mix of theoretical foundation and practical applications:
- cartography and map projections
- raster/vector data models and analyses
- databases and attributes
- data capture and visualization
Teaching consists of lectures and practical exercises that you will submit to the teachers. The course ends with a written examination. By completing the course you will have a basic, theoretical and practical understanding of GIS. You will also be able to work independently with various types of geographical data in GIS.