Geog 9029: Processing GIS Data with Python and Modelbuilder (2 days, 1.6 CEU)

This course explores the visual tools and methods used for processing data in GIS. The course introduces students to the geoprocessing concept, and its framework (tools, scripts and models), and will focus on model use not just for advanced analysis but also for common repetitive procedures common in GIS manipulation. Topics will include the Geoprocessing framework, the analytical method, Tools, Toolboxes, Scripts, Models using the ArcGIS ModelBuilder, the ArcPy python module, and process documentation.

Event Date: Friday, October 13, 2017 - 08:30 to Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 17:30
Location: 
HSS 290
Semester: 
Class format: 
Approximately 50% lecture, 50% software application.
Instructor: 
Dariya Draganova
Prerequisites: 
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (Geog 9003) or equivalent experience.