CSP7203 - Map Creation and Design

Course CodeCSP7203
Course TitleMap Creation and Design
DescriptionTUITION FEES: The Cost To Learner displayed in the Course Details is an approximate amount. Please refer to the 'Class Cost to Learner' displayed in the Class Details for the specific class session you wish to attend. . Additional information is available at the NCTC website.

Note: Tuition is not applicable to FWS, BLM and NPS employees

Learn how to design and create high quality maps for public presentations, scientific publications, wayside exhibits, and general brochures and documents. This course gives participants an overview of cartographic design principles and relevant mapping standards. Examples of existing government and private sector map designs are showcased for student instruction. This course includes practical, hands-on exercises with GIS software layout tools. College Credit: 1 semester hour.
Objectives:
Describe the fundamental principles of cartographic design; Produce high-quality cartographic products; and Learn GIS techniques for effective cartographic design.
Target Audience:
Professionals working on conservation and natural resource mapping projects, including field station and refuge/park personnel who use GIS, outreach specialists, outdoor recreation planners, landscape architects, and others who desire to create professional maps and graphic products.
Delivery MethodInstructor Led
Non-FWS Fee$956.00
Instructional Hours32
Credits/CEUs2.0
Course Content ContactMark Richardson: mark_richardson@fws.gov; (304) 876-7470; mark_richardson@fws.gov
Curriculum CategoryGeospatial and Statistics
Course FrequencyOnce per year
Registration LinkLMS
DOI LEARN Course TypeILT
Extracted from DOI LEARN on9/19/2014 11:06:30 AM

Schedule:  CSP7203 - Map Creation and Design