GIS Workshops at Berkeley
For anyone interested in learning more about GIS, UC Berkeley’s Geospatial Innovation Facility (GIF) is offering a series of workshops about geospatial technologies.
An Introduction to GIS workshop is being offered Wednesday, Oct 29 from 9am-noon. The cost is $153 for non-UC affiliates. A course outline is listed below:
Intro to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
o What is GIS?
o Geospatial Data Considerations
o Geoprocessing and spatial analysis
o Data Sources
o Using ArcGIS 9.2
o Finding and downloading spatial data
o Creating a new shapefile
o Simple geoprocessing
o Creating a map for export
The GIF workshop schedule can be found at: