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December 8th, 2020 9:30 AM   to   December 9th, 2020 4:30 PM

This course comprises a series of presentations and computer practical sessoins using free open source GIS software. The example datasets are taken from a variety of fields.

Delegates are introduced to advanced analysis techniques using both raster and vector data. The course includes a basic introduction to the PostgresSQL/PostGIS enterprise database as well as the Python programming language.

The course is designed for existing users of QGIS that want to expand their knowledge and carry out higher-level analysis.

Course Outline

Day 1

  1. Spatial Databases
  2. Manipulating Coordinate Systems in QGIS
  3. Introduction to Python
  4. Advanced Field Calculations, Expressions and Actions
  5. Advanced Editing

Day 2

  1. Advanced Symbologies, Labelling and Presentation of Data
  2. Vector Processing in QGIS
  3. Raster Processing in QGIS
  4. Graphical Modeller
  5. Consultancy Exercise

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GeoData Institute
University of Southampton
Southampton, SO17 1BJ
United Kingdom

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