Introduction to Geographical Information Systems

Estimated cost: R5001 – R10 000
Field Of Study: GIS
Department Name: Centre for Geographical Analysis


This introductory course is aimed at GIS beginners who need instruction in basic GIS functions such as map production, data capture, editing and manipulation. Participants will also be exposed to more advanced applications of GIS such as spatial analysis and modelling. Upon completion, participants will understand the basic principles of cartography, map projections, data models, and other GIS concepts and will apply these concepts in ArcGIS.

Entry Requirement: Grade 12/Matric Certificate
Certificate Type: Attendance
Delivery Mode: Online
Duration: 4 weeks
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: J Eichhoff
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Latest Year Offered: 2024