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Geographical information system

  • Number of credits 15 Credits

About the course

The course will give you knowledge about geographical information systems, GIS, mainly with applications for environmental issues. The students will learn the main functions in ArcGIS, for example thematic maps, the use of vector and raster files and spatial analysis of different map layers. During the course, the student will get training in how to use different coordinate systems. Digital data from Swedish authorities is used as course material.

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