This 1 day course will further develop your skills and techniques for effectively analysing GIS data in QGIS.
Taught by means of tutor-led teaching and hands-on exercises, you’ll learn how to solve problems and answer data queries in QGIS.
You’ll get to explore and analyse a range of social, environmental and statistical data using Open and Big Data sources.
Attending this course entitles delegates to receive 4 CPD points towards their continual Professional Development under the Association for Geographic Information (AGI) Chartered Geographer scheme.
This course is most suitable for:
Delegates with a good understanding of QGIS, its concepts and functions.
Module 1: Advanced Techniques in the Expression Builder
Gain detailed knowledge of the QGIS Expression Builder, and learn how to build complex analytical expressions.
Module 2: Using Raster data for Analysis
Discover how raster data can be used for analysis in QGIS.
Module 3: Introducing the QGIS Toolbox
Understand the QGIS Processing Toolbox for complex analysis.
Module 4: QGIS Toolbox for Analysis & Statistics
Analyse data using statistics and the QGIS Toolbox.
Module 5: Choosing the right data
Learn how to identify, access, process and format data for analysis in QGIS.
Module 6: Analytical Techniques using QGIS Plugins
Understand how to find QGIS Plugins, and explore the Group Stats and MMQGIS Plugins.
Module 7: Introduction to Spatialite Databases
Learn how to set up, load, edit data and run simple queries in the (Open Standard) Spatialite Database.
Module 8: Spatialite Databases for Analysis & Statistics
Gain an understanding of how data is held within Spatialite and how it can be queried on a geographic and non-geographic basis.
Cost: £250 (exc VAT)
Duration: 1 day
Course Dates Stirling:
Course Dates Manchester:
CPD Points: 4
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