GIS short course

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GIS short course

1 February 2018


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The University of Venda is offering the following short course under the Univen Centre for Continuing Education (UCCE), a unit of Univen Income Generation Centre.


OBJECTIVES: To equip participants with knowledge and practical skills to apply Geographical Information Systems (GIS) technology to solving spatial problems and decision making to familiarize delegates with ArcGIS 10.4.1, the market leading GIS software package by ESRI.

TARGET GROUPS; Town planners. Geologists, Hydrologists, Surveyors, educators, researchers, undergraduate and post-graduate students, companies, local government authorities, regulatory authorities, farmers, health practitioners, NGOs, environmental consultants, etc.

PRESENTATION: One block session of maximum capacity: 20 participants. One week of lectures and practical’s.

INTAKE DATES: 2nd – 6th April, 18th – 22nd June, 24th -28th September and 3rd – 7th December 2018

PACKAGE: learning materials, tea, coffee and full lunch.

REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT: R7000, 00 per participant, Univen student only R6000, 00 which includes tea, coffee, full lunch and learning materials. Delegates are required to pay a deposit of R5000, 00 which can be deposited at FNB, acc name: Univen Income Generation Centre; acc no: 62302437042, Branch code: 260549 ref; no; GIS & SURNAME. Confirm booking one week before commencement of lectures to ensure a place for the intake of the course. The balance is payable before or on the first day of the course.

Enquiries: Zongho Kom.  Cell: 0726123244,

Ms.Mathivha-Netshisaulu Cell: 0762081516,

Tel: (015) 962 8594