Module 1

Module 1 introduces students to key GIS concepts. We divide the module into 6 episodes:

  • Introduction to GIS
  • Data Types
  • Coordinate Systems and Projections
  • GIS Software
  • GIS in Research
  • Summary

Below is an example video: Episode 2 (Data Types). The video has sound.

The remaining video episodes in this module are available upon request from Scott McDougall (smcdouga@eoas.ubc.ca). There is also an accompanying question worksheet.