MapInfo: Introduction

  • ArcGIS icon course pack | Oxford only

This session covers the fundamentals of working in MapInfo. MapInfo is a geographical information system (GIS) that is very popular among entry-level users due to its low cost and ease of use. GIS is software that is designed to store, query, analyse, process and visualise spatial data.

  • Searching for geographical data
  • Opening or importing data in MapInfo
  • Viewing and stylising data
  • Creating and editing "cosmetic" map objects
  • Outputting maps and layout