shrug-l: December Introduction to Arc GIS 1 in Jacksonville FL.

Joiner, Keith KJoiner at
Mon Nov 27 08:57:10 EST 2006

Introduction to Arc GIS I (2 days)

When - December 11-12, 2006

Where - Florida Community College at Jacksonville, Downtown Campus

Cost - $640 per student

For More Info Call - Gwendolyn Ethridge, (904) 632-5059, or Hope
Vannortwick (904) 632-5097


Introduction to ArcGIS I

Two days


Welcome to ArcGIS(r). Here begins the foundation for becoming a
successful ArcView(r), ArcEditor(tm), or ArcInfo(tm) user. This course
covers fundamental GIS concepts as well as how to query a GIS database,
manipulate tabular data, edit spatial and attribute data, and present
data clearly and efficiently using maps and charts. Participants learn
how to use ArcMap(tm), ArcCatalog(tm), and ArcToolbox(tm) and explore
how these applications work together to provide a complete GIS software


This course is for those who are new to ArcGIS and new to geographic
information systems in general.

Prerequisites and recommendations

Participants should know how to use windowing software. This course
provides the fundamental ArcGIS knowledge and experience needed to
enroll in Introduction to ArcGIS II.


*       Display feature and tabular data  

*       Work with georeferenced spatial data 

*       Query features using logical expressions 

*       Find features using spatial relationships 

*       Edit spatial and attribute data 

*       Associate tables with joins and relates 

*       Produce maps, reports, and graphs 

Topics covered

ArcGIS overview: Capabilities and applications; Interacting with the
interface; Basic display

Spatial data concepts: Representing spatial data and descriptive

ArcGIS data model: Geodatabases; Shapefiles; Coverages; Feature types;

GIS software: Components; Functions; Applications

Spatial coordinate systems and map projections: Georeferencing data;
What map projections are; How ArcMap works with map projections

Querying data: Selecting and identifying features; Creating reports and

Map displays: Creating; Symbolizing; Scaling; Adding map elements



Keith Joiner

GIS Manager

Northeast Florida Regional Council

6850 Belfort Oaks Place

Jacksonville, FL. 32216

(904) 279-0885 ext


kjoiner at


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