GIS Fundamentals

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GIS Fundamentals
Course overview: GIS is an important technology for handling geographic data and has wide application for studies of the environment.

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Location: Cranfield University,  College Road,  Cranfield,  Bedfordshire,  MK43 0AL

Course description

  • GIS theory - data structures; data formats; data storage; data standards; spatial and non-spatial data; spatial querying; analysis techniques - reclassification, overlay, proximity, mensuration, visualisation, map algebra; hardware and software; system specification; projections; datums; spheriods
  • ArcGIS - overview of ArcGIS, ArcMap, ArcCatalog; ArcToolbox, Spatial Analyst

On completion of this course the delegate will be able to:

  1. Describe the functional components of a GIS
  2. Define system specifications including projections, data and process modelling
  3. Organise, using appropriate data structures, geographic data within a GIS
  4. Analyse data and prepare digital databases using GIS software
  5. Summarise, using maps and tables, the results of GIS based analyses


  • Mr Tim Brewer

    Mr Tim Brewer
    Cranfield University
    Cranfield University
    College road
    Cranfield , Bedfordshire; MK43 0AL


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