Training Kit on Participatory Spatial Information Management and Communication. CTA/IFAD

Video: Introduction to GIS


Title: Introduction to GIS

Summary: Understand what GIS is and for what it can be used. With a GIS application, you can open digital maps on your computer, create new spatial information to add to a map, create printed maps customised to your needs and perform spatial analysis. This video explores the basic concepts behind geographical information systems.

Producer: Chief Directorate: Spatial Planning & Information, Department of Land Affairs, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Director: Tim Sutton
Source language: English; Subtitles: none
Genre: Tutorial
Duration: 5:49
License: Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported
Recommended for use in Module(s): M12
File Format: mov

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Source: CTA. 2010. Training Kit on Participatory Spatial Information Management and Communication. CTA, The Netherlands and IFAD, Italy (ISBN: 978-92-9081-446-7)