Course Description

This course will take you from a beginner in ArcGIS, from downloading data, to performing basic functions. Alonso will teach you the basic concepts, how to perform the main features in the GIS software, use the geoprocessing tools, how to export to AutoCAD, while on the hydrology side Konrad will teach you how to perform hydrology related tasks such as Calculate flow direction and Flow accumulation, watershed delineation, Stream segments and catchments areas, Spatial join to catchments as well as map layout with elements. Work side-by-side with the presentation and feel free to ask questions when you don't understand something. This tool is highly looked after in the hydrological field.

Course curriculum

  1. 01
    • Lesson 1: Introduction to GIS

    • Lesson 2: Introduction to ArcGIS software

    • Lesson 3: Selection by Location, attributes, clip features and tables to Excel

    • Lesson 4: Performing actions on the data, change projections, dissolve, clip

    • Resources for lesson 3 and 4

    • Lesson 5: From .TXT and .DXF to shapefile

    • Resources for lesson 5

    • Lesson 6: Calculations with attribute table and KML files in ArcMap

    • Resources for lesson 6

    • Lesson 7: Export from ArcMap to PDF

    • Resources for lesson 7

    • Lesson 8: ArcScene 3D

    • Lesson 9: GIS example test

    • Lesson 10: AutoCAD fixing polygon coordinates

    • Quiz 1

  2. 02
    • Lesson 11: Download hydrological data

    • Lesson 12: Calculate flow direction and flow accumulation

    • Lesson 13: Watershed delineation

    • Lesson 14: Clip layers to watershed boundary

    • Lesson 15: Stream segments and catchments

    • Lesson 16: Stream order convert to vector

    • Lesson 17: Spatial join catchments

    • Lesson 18: Join stream ID to stream order

    • Lesson 19: Map data and initial layout

    • Lesson 20: Add and format map elements

    • Quiz 2

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What will you learn?

  • Students will be able to understand ArcGIS concepts

  • Students will be able to perform basic and advanced processing actions in ArcGIS

  • Students will be able to represent their analysis on a map

  • Students will be able to make a map from start to finish

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About your Instructor

Mr. Paul Nicoara is a great GIS technical professional, curious of finding new ways to teach people the art and science of map making, as well as developing several GIS based projects that can help the world around him. He also enjoys collaborating in new GIS projects. Mr Paul Nicoara studied map making at the bachelor level and geomatics at master level, at the University of Babes-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

Paul Nicoara

Geomatics Engineer