📊 Introduction to Geographic Data Science

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This course offers an introduction to Geographic Data Science. It provides an introduction to fundamental concepts of geographic data science using a hands-on approach in R. It offers an overview of various types of spatial data, key challenges of working with these data, and some basic analytical techniques.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the module, you should be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding of core geographic data science concepts and tools;
  • Understand how to programmatically import, manipulate, visualise, map and analyse geographic data frames;
  • Apply geographic data visualisation and exploratory techniques to real world data;


The course is structured as follows:

Meet your instructor

Francisco Rowe