Explore the world of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) through this specialised course designed for high school educators. Gain a comprehensive understanding of GIS fundamentals and discover innovative ways to integrate GIS technology into your classroom.
- GIS Basics
- Practical Applications
- Hands-On Learning
- Curriculum Integration
- Data Sourcing and Management
- Collaborative Projects
- Teaching Resources
Welcome to the Advanced Certificate Program! This course evaluates your knowledge and skills based on the General Participation Certificate course. The following criteria assess the groups:
- Inquiry and Research Skills: This program will enhance your research skills, enabling you to explore complex topics and gain in-depth knowledge.
- Critical Thinking and Application: Develop critical thinking skills and solve complex problems through analysis and evaluation of real-world scenarios.
- Analysis and Problem Solving: The program focuses on improving analytical skills for creative problem-solving and effective solution-providing.
- Collaboration: "Collaboration is key in our curriculum. You'll work with peers on projects and assignments, fostering teamwork and communication skills."
By successfully completing this program, you will not only receive the Advanced Certificate but also gain valuable skills that are highly relevant in today's competitive world. Get ready to embark on a rewarding educational journey that will empower you to excel in various fields.
The General Participation Certificate is the training and instruction component of the certificate task.
Training and instructions for the certificate task includes the following:
- Using a geospatial software (GIS) package
- Data management and organising data files to be shared with the group collaboratively
- Using different types of data
- Using geoprocessing tools to perform spatial operations
- Performing spatial queries using the attribute tables of data layers
- Understanding map projections to produce georeferenced maps