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2017
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Hands-on GIS for Earth Scientists

Organizing institution
Utrecht University, Faculty of Geosciences (UU)
Course code
H11
Course fee (incl. housing)
€ 910
Level
Advanced bachelor level

This course is a hands-on course on GIS: 2 weeks of practical’s in the GIS Lab of the faculty of Geosciences.

This course is a hands-on course on GIS: 2 weeks of practical’s in the GIS Lab of the faculty of Geosciences. The following topics will be covered: Working with ArcGIS Desktop (ArcInfo) and Spatial Analyst, Modelbuilder and Python, automatic DEM extraction of stereo aerial photographs using Erdas Imagine eAte, Mobile GIS / GPS data collection, local and global datasets, and poster making.

Tags: arcgis, gis, remote/sensing, dem, digital photogrammetry, erdas/imagine

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COURSE LEADER

M.J. Zeylmans Van Emmichoven

LECTURERS

M.J. Zeylmans Van Emmichoven

TARGET GROUP

Bachelor students in year 3 with generic computer skills

COURSE AIM

At the end of the course, participants are expected/able to:
• Working with ESRIs ArcGIS desktop (ArcInfo) and Spatial-Analyst (data input, analysis and presentation)
• To perform an automatic DEM extraction of aerial photographs using ERDAS Imagine Leica Photogrammetry suite 2014 (ATE and eAte). Generate pointclouds and interpolate them in a surface model
• Collect data with Mobile GIS / GPS using such a device
• Handle detailed local and huge Global Geo-datasets (GIS, remote sensing)
• Make an a0 (Atlas)poster about a region of interest.
• Have an overview of current topics in the field of GIS

STUDY LOAD

FEE

• € 910 - Course + course materials + housing
• € 560 - Course + course materials

DISCOUNTS AND COMBINATIONS
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SCHOLARSHIPS

Utrecht Summer School doesn't offer scholarships for this course.

MORE INFORMATION

Mirjam van Deutekom
P: +31 30 2539635
E: international.geo@uu.nl

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REGISTRATION

Deadline for registration: 01 June 2017

Application closed