- Degree type
- Language of education
- English (100%)
- 12 weeks
- Tuition fee EU/EEA
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- Tuition fee Non EU/EEA
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- Education type
- Start of program
- Application deadline
- Netherlands Government
- Type of institution
- Research University
This course is designed for staff who recognize the need for a wider understanding and awareness of the entire geo-information production line to improve efficiency and productivity.
Modern geo-information processing organizations aim to excel in domains ranging from spatial data capture, handling and analysing to geo-visualization. Owing to the rising demand for geo-information products, these organizations must work professionally and efficiently to satisfy client demands. Consequently, the requirement for staff to have proper understanding of the entire geo-information production line is of growing significance.
This course provides the basic theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience required to perceive the synergy within this multidisciplinary production environment. It will foster improved mutual understanding, collaboration, and the effective exchange of geo-information between the domains, leading to higher-quality output.This course is designed for staff of geo-information production organizations and companies who are working in the domains of geodata acquisition, handling, analysing and/or visualization, and recognize the need for a wider understanding and awareness of the entire geo-information production line to improve efficiency.
To equip the participant with conceptual and practical knowledge of Geoinformatics. The course focuses on elementary aspects of Data Acquisition, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Cartography.
Lectures, practical exercises, project.
Data acquisition, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) principles, Cartographic output. A project on photogrammetry/RS or GIS or cartography.
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