A large part of the disciplines that work with the territory have been closely linked since their origins to the use of maps, necessary to carry out territorial analysis and diagnostics The widespread use of these "on paper" thematic maps has given way to a continuous digitization and vectorization of them, generating mapping information available in web servers and databases, forming the spatial data Infrastructures (EDIs). The use of this information requires a specific software that allows to display and process.
The choice for this course of free software (QGIS) intends that the students are familiarize with the way of working of the open source GIS programmes, which will lay the groundwork to use any other kind of software. Thus, it is intended to convey to the online community access to the most important digital cartographic information sources and some basic notions of the programs that allow its processing, with the purpose of enhancing their learning, make their work more efficient and to deepen in the use of Geographic Information Systems to develop their projects.
If you are an active worker in Spain, this course can be free for you through the bonuses of the Tripartite Foundation for the Training on the Job.
The Blockchain technology allows that the certificate of execution and completion of the course is unique and imperishable, which enables companies to verify their authenticity.