Completing a Map

In this workshop, participants will learn to style a map and use a composition manager to make a print ready map. It will cover GIS interface basics and proper cartographic considerations and practices. The end result will be a “my first map.” 

Participants should have attended Introduction to Geographic Information Systems or have experience with GIS or GIS software.

Participants should bring a laptop and download QGIS.

This workshop is also offered on: 

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 4:30-6:30pm

All sessions will be first-come, first served and are free to GW students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Attendance requires no reservation.

This Level 2 workshop is part of the Visualizing Data with GIS series, which offers both introductory and in-depth sessions on working with location data and geographic information systems software. Other workshops in this Spring 2020 are Introduction to Basic Spatial Analysis ToolsIntroduction to GeocodingIntroduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and Thinking Spatially/Finding GIS Data and Resources. If you're working on a GIS project and need personalized assistance, consider booking a consultation with a GIS specialist. More information is available through Academic Commons

GW has an institutional commitment to ensuring that all of our programs and events are accessible for all individuals. If you require any accommodations to participate in this event, please contact [email protected] at least 72 business hours (3 business days) prior to the event.

Open to all GWorld cardholders

Sponsored By:

GW Libraries & Academic Innovation

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