data shown in gis map

GIS Fundamentals: Importing, Selecting, and Managing Data

The fourth installment of the Geographic Information Systems Fundamentals series explains how to configure data sets, including advanced methods for selecting data through spatial and SQL queries, working with relational databases and geodatabases, and importing non-spatial data into ArcGIS.

  • Preview Course PREVIEW

Course Info

  • Duration 8 video lessons (55 Mins)
  • Published Published
    2014
Play Video

Preview Course Preview Course

Browse Course Chapters

  • Chapter Locked
    1.
    Welcome!
    Chapter Duration 1 min
  • Chapter Locked
    2.
    Selecting by Location in ArcGIS
    Chapter Duration 7 mins
  • Chapter Locked
    3.
    Selecting by Attribute in ArcGIS (SQL Queries)
    Chapter Duration 8 mins
  • Chapter Locked
    4.
    Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS)
    Chapter Duration 5 mins
  • Chapter Locked
    5.
    Introduction to Geodatabases
    Chapter Duration 4 mins
  • Chapter Locked
    6.
    Creating a File Geodatabase in ArcGIS
    Chapter Duration 8 mins
  • Chapter Locked
    7.
    Non-Spatial Data: Census Data
    Chapter Duration 7 mins
  • Chapter Locked
    8.
    Non-Spatial Data: Cleaning Up and Importing the Data
    Chapter Duration 11 mins

Course Description

The fourth installment of the Geographic Information Systems Fundamentals series explains how to configure data sets, including advanced methods for selecting data through spatial and SQL queries, working with relational databases and geodatabases, and importing non-spatial data into ArcGIS.

Learn these skills

  • Data Visualization
  • GIS
  • Mapping
  • Technology
  • ArcGIS

AICP CM

This course is approved for 1 AICP CM credit.

CNU-A

This course is approved for 1 CNU-A credit.

SACPLAN CPD

This course is approved for 1 SACPLAN CPD point.

Meet Your Instructor

Mike Ernst

Mike Ernst

Mike Ernst is an urban planner and designer whose work has focused on participatory planning, community outreach and innovative urban design through creative and engaging visual communication.

Meet Instructor

Master Urban Planning Skills With A Planetizen Courses Subscription.

Subscribe
Computer

High quality video lessons developed by experts.

Analytics

Complete course work to receive a certificate from Planetizen.

Certificate

Test your comprehension with course quizzes.

Cloud

Access reading lists, articles, and other materials prepared by instructors.