Geo tools for employability (Portfolio MYGEO)

This course is part of an Erasmus+ project called MYGEO (

The aim of the course is to enhance employment on GIS using a MYGEO portfolio.

What you will learn

  • GIS Theory
  • Data source and storage
  • Spatial Analysis
  • Geo-tools
  • Geospatial visualization
  • Geo-apps


Module 1: GIS, how did it change my professional life? GIS theory.
Module 2: How can i change the world using GIS? Data source and storage, data coming from direct and indirect information.
Module 3: Is my data really valid? Data maintenance, data protection and integrity.
Module 4: Where do i obtain data for “the where”? Data coming from GPS, drone, radiometer, spectral camera… And performing data corrections as needed.
Module 5: What do you know about spatial analysis? Spatial analysis.
Module 6: Atractive geotools… are they possible? Geo-processing.
Module 7: How can I visualize my data? Visualization and map viewers.
Module 8: Will mobile apps help me to get a job? Geo-applications and programming


Since this MOOC is a course that requires practical tasks, the evaluation of transversal and GIS skills will be carried out through seven deliverables, corresponding to Modules 2 to 8. Details about uploading deliverables in Geonode can be found hereTwo questionnaires, one initial and one final after following all modules, is also a mandatory requirement to obtain the course certification.


The same course can be done Italian, German, and Spanish.

Provided ByUNED Abierta
Type of providerHE Institution
Provided atonline
Learning opportunity typeMOOC
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Start date2022-01-20
End date2022-12-20
Workload in hours50
Admission procedureOpen to all
Price detailsFree registration and access to all materials + free open badge + paid certificate of participation (15€/ 45€)
AssessmentsSelf-evaluation test for every module + Two questionnaires
Type of credentialCertificate of participation
ISCEDF Code0613 - Software and applications development and analysis
Education subjectGeodata- SIG o GIS (Sistema de Información Geográfica- Geographical Information System)
Learning settingsnon formal learning
Learning outcomeGeo tools for employability (Portfolio MYGEO)
Improve employment on GIS (Geographical Information System) using a MYGEO portfolio
Learning outcome typeKnowledges and skills
Assessor typeSelf-evaluation
Assessment formatTest/ Quiz

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