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Geographic Information Systems 1 - Scientific Data

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits

About the course

The objective of the course is Geographic Information Systems, with a special focus on vector systems. During the course, students will practice the main functions of the software ArcGIS by, for example, making thematic maps, working with raster and vector files, digitalizing vector files and spatially analyzing different layers in maps. Students will train in the use of the Swedish co-ordinate system. Digital data from Swedish public authorities are used as course material.

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Contact persons for the course are:
Lina Polvi Sjöberg, course coordinator