This 1 day course will teach you how to create attractive, informative maps using QGIS.
Taught by means of tutor-led teaching and hands-on exercises, expand your cartographic expertise by learning how QGIS can be used for producing high quality, meaningful maps.
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:
Those with experience of using QGIS with a responsibility for creating maps for the display and communication of information.
Module 1: Extending your skills in the Print Composer
Gain in-depth understanding of the QGIS Print Composer functionality
Module 2: using the Atlas Builder in QGIS
Understand when to use the Atlas Builder and how to apply it
Module 3: QGIS Labelling Functionality
Learn about the options for labelling maps and how they can be customised.
Module 4: QGIS Display Diagrams
Learn how to create and integrate histograms, pie charts and diagrams within your maps.
Module 5: Heat Maps
Understand the benefits of using Heat Maps to identify patterns and trends in data, and learn how to create them.
Module 6: Extending your Vector Symbology skills
Learn how to use the QGIS tools to create graphic effects within QGIS and have an advanced understanding of attractive and informative symbology.
Cost: £250 (exc VAT)
Duration: 1 day
Course Dates Stirling:
Course Dates Manchester:
CPD Points: 4
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