Getting Started with QGIS
MP4 | Video: h264, 1920×1080 | Audio: AAC, 44.1 KHz, Stereo | Duration: 4h 17m | 1.05 GB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English
The latest guide to using QGIS 2.18 to create great maps and perform geoprocessing tasks with ease
QGIS is a user-friendly open source geographic information system (GIS) that runs on Linux, Unix, Mac OS X, and Windows. The popularity of open source geographic information systems and QGIS in particular has been growing rapidly over the last few years. This video is a practical, hands-on course updated for QGIS 2.14 that provides you with clear, step-by-step exercises to help you apply your GIS knowledge to QGIS.
This video takes you from installing and configuring QGIS to handling spatial data to creating great maps. You will learn how to load and visualize existing spatial data and create data from scratch. You will get to know important plugins, perform common geoprocessing and spatial analysis tasks, and automate them with processing. We will cover how to achieve great cartographic output and print maps. Finally, you will learn how to extend QGIS using Python and even create your own plugin.
Style and Approach
This video takes a step-by-step approach to explain the concepts of Geospatial map with the help of real-life examples. Through clear, practical exercises, this video will introduce you to working with QGIS quickly and painlessly.
What You Will Learn
Install QGIS and get familiar with the user interface
Load vector and raster data from files, databases, and web services
Create, visualize, and edit spatial data
Perform geoprocessing tasks and automate them
Create advanced cartographic outputs
Design great print maps
Expand QGIS using Python
Table of Contents
VIEWING SPATIAL DATA
DATA CREATION AND EDITING
CREATING GREAT MAPS
EXTENDING QGIS WITH PYTHON