Global Information Systems (GIS): A Tutorial

This course begins with the basic question, ‘what is GIS? From this beginning the attendee will be given a guided tour through the technical explanation of the operations of GIS. Beginning with types and manner of input of data to the application of advanced GIS techniques. and concluding with QA/QC reviews and data output. Topics covered include functions of a GIS, metadata, hardware, software, input, output, quality assurance and control.