Intensive Training Program on Geographic Information System (GIS)
Professor Dr Md Shahedur Rashid

Professor Dr Md Shahedur Rashid

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Intensive Training Program on Geographic Information System (GIS)

TK 25000

Start Date : 2019-09-15  
End Date : 2020-01-15

Total Class : 30   Total Hours: 60

Location : DF Tower- Level-11 H # 11 (Level-11A), R # 14, Dhanmondi, Shobhanbag, Dhaka-1209

Friday : 05:30 Pm - 07:30 PM

Saturday : 05:30 Pm - 07:30 PM

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Intensive Training Program on Geographic Information System (GIS)

This training program will focus on fundamental theory and working procedures in GIS. The components of the GIS will be identified and explained. A basic theoretical and hands-on-exposures in installing, applications and management of GIS software will be dealt with here. It will also be encompassed major sources of GIS data like remote Sensing, satellite Navigation & GPS and Conventional Maps for planning, development, environment and contemporary issues.

Course Content

Days: 1-3 * GIS Basics : 

 

Define GIS, Understanding Geographic/al on a graph coordinate, Information in DIKW model, and explaining Systems/ Science /Studies / Services/ Societies

 

Days: 4-5 * GIS Types :

 

Vector (point line polygon) GIS and Raster GIS (pixels, resolution, wavelength, bands, DN values etc)

 

Days: 6-8 * Projection (theory)

 

Definitions, 3D/2D Distortions, Earth vs Globe vs map, the importance of Map, Projections types and common parameters

 

Days: 9-10 * Projection (examples from Bangladesh)

 

LCC, BTM, BUTM and other projection parameters that are commonly used for Bangladesh, hands-on-practice

 

Days: 11-13 * GIS and  Maps

 

From Major Rennell’s to Mauza to Upazila to Rajuk’s Maps for references, planning, environmental monitoring and mapping, revenues collection and other purposes

 

Days: 14 * 

 

Assessments

 

Day: 15-16 * Handling Elements of Map Layouts

 

Title, subtitle, frame, legend, grid, north-line, liner, and other scale bar, sources, etc.

 

Day: 17-18 * Scales and Legends in Maps

 

Pointing out various scales, and the features available in the commonly used maps in Bangladesh including projection and grid parameters

 

Day: 19-20 *  Image Interpretation in GIS

 

Tone/Color, shape, size,  texture. pattern, shadow, site, association, etc

 

Day: 21-23 *  Google Earth Pro   (Open Source Data, Image and GIS platform)

 

Google Earth Pro, its history, tools, time slider, sidebar applications, point line polygon drawings, layout preparations, downloading and exporting from KML to SHP files, GPS integrations

 

Day: 24-26 * Open source ArcView GIS

 

Basic modules, projections, digitization, the anatomy of an image using image analysis and final output of a map

 

Day: 27-30 * Overlay Techniques

 

Dissolve, Buffer, Clip, Intersect, Union, Assign, etc

 

Day: 31-32 * Satellite Navigation

 

Definitions, history,  GPS Principles, and Other Navigation Systems, Advantages, and disadvantages of GPS, satellite constellations, atomic clock.

 

Day: 33 * GPS Survey
 

 

GPS Survey data collection methods, unit configurations, an ideal GPS device, and its keypads and basic pages. Data collections from the field. GPS software.

 

Day: 34-35 * 

 

Presentations on Assigned Themes

 

Day: 36 * 

 

Final  Assessment and Certificate Distribution

 

 

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