Hands-on Training Course on ArcGIS

Course Title Hands-on Training Course on ArcGIS
Institute National Center for Remote Sensing and Geo-Informatics (NCRG), Karachi, Pakistan
Address National Centre for Remote Sensing and Geo-Informatics (NCRG)

SUPARCO Headquarters,

SUPARCO Road, P.O. Box 8402

Karachi-75270, Pakistan

Tel.: +92-21-34650765-79 ext: 2275, 2228

Fax.: +92-21-34644928, 34690783

URL: www.suparco.gov.pk

e-mail: dh.trd@suparco.gov.pk

Application Deadline 24 May 2013 for local participants
03 April 2013 for foreign participants
Starting Date 03 June 2013
Course Duration One Week
Course Level Intermediate
Pre-requisites Basic understanding of GIS and some computer experience
Objectives The course is aimed to provide basic concepts of GIS with extensive hands on experience on ArcGIS platform. It will cover a wide range of tools available through a single platform, ranging from desktop mapping to spatial analysis. It will navigate through the three basic ArcGIS interfaces including ArcCatalog, ArcMap and Arc Toolbox. Additionally, the training will also cover ArcReader, ArcPublisher, ArcScene and ArcGlobe for reading, displaying, 3D modeling of geographical data and access to global views of the earth.
Contents of Course
  • Introduction to GIS
  • ArcGIS Architecture
  • Geodatabase Development
  • Querying the Databases
  • Working with Spatial Data
  • Working with Tabular Data
  • Topology Development
  • Spatial Data Analysis and Visualization
  • Layout Designing
  • Working with Model Builder
  • 3D Analysis
  • ArcGIS Customization
Course Fee PKR 15,000 (US $ 250 for foreign participants)
Venue NCRG, Karachi
Assessment Oral or written examination
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