GeoICT Courses offered at Orbital Africa

GIS Programming course is a web GIS programming is a type of software development that provides a means of handling internet, browser-based software application development tasks which require unique solutions to web GIS or web mapping problems. Web GIS programming applies to mobile as well as desktop application development. The languages used are Python, C++, C#, and .NET among others.

Asking questions of a spatial database is a key mechanism by which a GIS can help us solve real world problems. A spatial database cannot be useful for solving complex problems without first designing, implementing, and populating it according to the needs of a given domain. This course teaches the fundamental spatial database design tenets and how to apply them in professional practice. It includes topics such as georeferencing, digitizing, metadata development, managing spatial data in an organization, and data processing methods for supporting efficient spatial analysis and cartography.