Fall 2003



Laboratory Series

 

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Reference: "Getting to Know ArcGIS Desktop"

 

 

Begin Date
Due Date
Lab Number
Reference
Description
Sept. 6
Sept. 6
Exploring ArcMap
Chapter 3
 
  • Displaying map data
  • Navigating a map
  • Looking at feature attributes
Exploring ArcCatalog
Chapter 4

 

  • Browsing map data
  • Searching for map data
  • Adding data to ArcMap
Symbolizing Features and Rasters
Chapter 5
  • Changing symbology
  • Symbolizing features by categorical attributes
  • Using styles and creating layer files
  • Symbolizing rasters
Sept. 6
Sept. 6
Classifying Features and Rasters
Chapter 6

 

  • Classifying features by standard methods
  • Classifying features manually
  • Mapping density
  • Using graduated and chart symbols
Labeling  Features
Chapter 7

 

  • Using dynamic Labels
  • Setting rules for placing labels
  • Using interactive labels and creating annotation
Querying Data
Chapter 8
  • Identifying, selecting, finding and hyperlinking features
  • Selecting features by attribute
  • Creating reports
Sept. 6
Sept. 6
Joining and Relating Tables
Chapter 9
  • Joining Tables
  • Relating Tables
Selecting Features by Location
Chapter 10
  • Using location queries
  • Combining attribute and location queries
Preparing Data for Analysis
Chapter 11
  • Dissolving features
  • Creating graphs
  • Clipping layers
  • Exporting data
Sept. 6
Sept. 6
Analyzing Spatial Data
Chapter 12
  • Buffering futures
  • Overlaying data
  • Calculating attribute values
Projecting Data in ArcMap
Chapter 13
  • Projecting data for display
  • Defining a projection
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Building Geodatabases
Chapter 14
  • Creating a personal database
  • Creating future classes
  • Adding fields and domains
Sept. 6
Sept. 6
Creating Features
Chapter 15
  • Drawing features
  • Using features construction tools
Editing features and attributes
Chapter 16
  • Deleting and modifying features
  • Splitting and merging features
  • Editing feature attribute values
Making Maps Quickly
Chapter 18
  • Opening a map template
  • Adding x,y data to a map
  • Drawing graphics on a map
  • Using Geography Network with ArcMap
Sept. 6
Sept. 6