V. Pappas

Course content/objective: Basic theoretical and technical principles of Cartography and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for spatial analysis and planning, skills on selected GIS software.

Actually the course is a continuation of the corresponding winter course and focuses on developing/presentation specific issues of GIS and Spatial Analysis, such as map algebra, geocoding, zoning, neighbourhood analysis, spatial statistics, etc.

The educational process emphasizes to the use of GIS technology and includes theoretical presentations and discussions, presentation of applied examples, hands-on training on selected GIS s/w and students’ projects.