Mapas y Opendata: programación, organización y análisis de los Geodatos

Lifelong learning course. Semi-distance.


UPC School

This lifelong learning course can be attended as part of the master's degree Geographical Information Systems or as part of the postgraduate course GIS Technologies.

The expansion of geoinformation via the Internet offers users many opportunities to access and use for the creation of new applications in the field of geo location.

This information is accessible via standards adopted by the industry as a means of GIS Web programming APIs documented.

Therefore it requires a mastery of both web programming languages, protocols standards for access to the basics of geoinformation as geolocation.

Visualization and data processing, is another key point to present our data in an understandable way, we should know the formats, visualization techniques and treatment of geometry and geodata in web applications.


  • Have an understanding of the tools and technologies existing format to try and access the web geoinformation.
  • Post geographic data on the web.
  • Have knowledge of standards and protocols for access to geoinformation.
  • Apply a basic knowledge of web programming language.
  • Configure server coverage.
  • Creating mobile Web applications for viewing web data

Who is it for

  • University graduates in social areas such as economics, geography, politics, etc.
  • University graduates in scientific and technological fields as physical and environmental sciences.
  • Geographers, surveyors, archaeologists, geologists, ...
  • Business managers, directors of strategy and entrepreneurs who want to explore new business opportunities in this area.
  • Architects and technical engineers.
  • Engineers of roads, canals and ports and technical engineers of public works.
  • Industrial engineers of different specializations.
  • Telecommunications and computer engineers and technical specialties.
  • Technical areas of management and administration of the territory, public or private.
  • Any professional who wants to work with data that are composing geospatial.

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(77 teaching hours)

Start date:
Classes start:18/12/2017 Classes end:12/02/2018Programme ends: 28/02/2018
Monday  17:00 to 21:00Wednesday  17:00 to 21:00
Taught at:
Tech Talent Center
C/ de Badajoz, 73-77

Registration fee:
1.500 €

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Registration open until the beginning of the course or until end of vacancies.

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