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Real-World GIS


Provider
lynda.com

Price
Subscription

Type
Personal Development

Instructor
Jason VanHorn

Categories
Computer Science, Geography

Duration
2h 43m

Format
Video

Language
English

Description
Learning GIS (geographical information systems) requires training in cartography, database management, and spatial analysis. But once you've built a solid foundation in the basics, how do you approach GIS challenges in the real world? Dr. Jason VanHorn is here to help you master practical GIS scenarios, and answers the 7 most common questions he receives from other GIS professionals, including: Where can I get quality data? How do I create projections? What's an inexpensive solution for collecting geospatial data? and Where can I find a GIS job? Topics include: Exploring GIS trends Accessing data in proprietary and catalog formats Understanding GIS data formats Working with scale and graticules in projections Collecting geospatial data Building a GIS project from scratch Mastering GIS job interviews