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Introduction to GIS will provide you with the opportunities to become familiar with ArcGIS software and understand the application of GIS technologies to address ecological research questions.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||7.5 credits (3.75 ECTS credits)|
Many types of biological and environmental data have a spatial component. Geographical Information Systems (GIS) provide the means to analyse data in their proper spatial context. This course provides an introduction to the use of GIS.
The aim of the course is to help you to develop a sound understanding of fundamental principles of GIS, and an ability to carry out a variety of basic GIS operations.
By the end of the course you should be able to:
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
One project report (100%).
Verbal feedback during practical exercises; written feedback on assessed coursework.