Working with Coordinate Systems in GIS & GPS

Working with Coordinate Systems in GIS and GPS
Understanding coordinate systems is crucial for any GIS professional and doubly so when using GPS to collect GIS data. This class focuses on the importance of coordinate systems. What is a coordinate system? Why should I care? How do I work with them? What do I need to be aware of when using GPS? Why doesn’t my data line up and how can I fix it?


Lessons
1: Geographic Coord Systems
2: Projected Coord Systems
3: Coord Systems & GIS
4: Coord Systems & GPS
5: Alignment Issues

Skills Acquired
* Geographic & projected coord systems
* How GIS data stores coord sys info
* Tools to work with coord systems
* Avoiding datum shift
* Diff GPS & coord systems
* Fixing data alignment issues

Your Cost: $97