Desktop Quickstart

Desktop Quickstart

In this course we will introduce you to the basics of QGIS

Course Overview

Desktop Quickstart

This course will introduce to the basics of QGIS. We will guide you through setting up your first map project, adding map data, and navigating the map. You will also learn how to alter the Settings and Options in QGIS to customize the interface to your specific mapping needs. 

Experience Level:

Quickstart

Skills Covered:

  • Using the basic QGIS Graphical User Interface
  • Use the Browse Panel to connect to a directory
  • Add layers from the QuickMapServices Plugin
  • Use the zoom and pan tools
  • Change settings and Project Properties

 

Lessons2 hrs

  • QGIS Quickstart
  • QGIS Options
  • Project Properties
  • QuickMapServices: Layers
  • QuickMapServices: Settings
  • Connect Plugin
  • Course Survey

Course Overview

Desktop Quickstart

This course will introduce to the basics of QGIS. We will guide you through setting up your first map project, adding map data, and navigating the map. You will also learn how to alter the Settings and Options in QGIS to customize the interface to your specific mapping needs. 

Experience Level:

Quickstart

Skills Covered:

  • Using the basic QGIS Graphical User Interface
  • Use the Browse Panel to connect to a directory
  • Add layers from the QuickMapServices Plugin
  • Use the zoom and pan tools
  • Change settings and Project Properties

 

Lessons2 hrs

  • QGIS Quickstart
  • QGIS Options
  • Project Properties
  • QuickMapServices: Layers
  • QuickMapServices: Settings
  • Connect Plugin
  • Course Survey