Geographical Information Systems, introduction
GISA21- for IGEON programme students only
This course is given online - you do not need to travel to Lund in order to attend. It can only be taken within the iGEON master program.
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.