Online Certificate Course on “Basics of Geocomputation and Geoweb service”

Online Certificate Course on “Basics of Geocomputation and Geoweb service”
IIRS Outreach Programme
EVENT DESCRIPTION

📯📯Shah and Anchor Kutchhi Engineering College as a Remote Centre of Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), Indian Space Research Organisation, Department of Space, Government of India🚀🚀announces:
The Department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering , SAKEC in association with IETE-SAKEC student chapter is organizing 72nd IIRS online Certificate Course on “Basics of Geocomputation and Geoweb service” from October 19th, 2020 to October 29th, 2020 with SAKEC as the remote centre.

ABOUT THE COURSE

The prime objective of this programme is to train and enhance the capacity of working professionals, researchers and students in the field of Geocomputation and Geoweb service. The course trains the course participants with a good working knowledge of the theory and practice of the Basics of Geocomputation and Geoweb service.
Following Topics are covered:

  • Introduction to Geocomputation- Technology and applications
  • Introduction to online GIS and Geoweb services
  • Open Geodata Repositories & ISRO Geoweb Services for thematic applications
  • Programming concepts for Geo-computation with Introduction to Python and R
  • Overview on concept of DBMS, RDBMS and SDBMS for geo-data handling
  • Basics of cyber infrastructure requirement for GIS, computing, storage, archive, network and firewall infrastructure in GIS lab
  • Crowdsourcing and participatory GIS using online tools & technologies
  • Practical Demonstration on: Virtual reality, 2D and 3D geo-visualizations in web platforms
  • Practical Demonstration on Introduction to Cloud GIS
LAST DATE OF REGISTRATION

As the seats are limited, the registration shall be done on first come, first serve basis.

COURSE DURATION AND STRUCTURE

The course duration is from October 19th, 2020 to October 29th, 2020. There will be Online session each day followed by an interactive session.

FEES

No Course and Exam registration fees

AWARD OF CERTIFICATE

Online examination will be conducted for all course participants attending the course. Fulfillment of criteria of qualifying marks in the exam as well as a minimum attendance are mandatory for the award of the course certificate.

TARGET PARTICIPANTS & ELIGIBILITY

 

  • Faculty members (teachers) of UGC/AICTE approved universities and their affiliated colleges.
  • Faculty members/Scientists/Engineers/ Officers and scientific/technical staff working in the Central/ State Govt. organisations/ institutions.
  • The participants are required to submit a proof of their employment (ID card issued by the employer or a letter certifying the employment of the applicant) at the time of online registration.
  • Students (UG (Any Year) , PG (Any Year) and PhD)
COORDINATOR

During registration select Institute* as Shah & Anchor Kutchhi Engineering College (Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering)
Remote Centre Coordinator: Mr. Bhushan Pawar (bhushan.pawar@sakec.ac.in)

PROGRAM RECEPTION

Programme can be received through Internet connectivity of 2Mbps or better using IIRS E-CLASS platform. Following hardware and software set-up is required at user end:

  • Computer/Laptop (Windows OS)
  • Good quality web camera
  • Headphone with Microphone
  • Speaker
SOFTWARE AND INTERNET REQUIREMENTS

Online live lectures through: https://eclass.iirs.gov.in/login or https://elearning.iirs.gov.in/

CONNECTIVITY & OTHER CONFIGURATIONS

NKN or any other high speed internet facility (preferably without firewall, with minimum of 2 Mbps bandwidth)

NETWORK REQUIREMENTS

Port 80 and RTMP (port 1935) protocol should be unblocked from user’s computer and Firewall

GUIDELINES TO JOIN ONLINE COURSE, BROCHURE AND SCHEDULE:

Join WhatsApp Group

COURSE UPDATES AND OTHER DETAILS

Course updates and other details are available at: https://www.iirs.gov.in/EDUSAT-News

COURSE REGISTRATION

All the participants have to register online through registration link below.

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