Professional course

GIS: Introduction to Spatial Statistics

Geographic Information System (GIS)

About this course

Course code:
Professional/Short Course
Geography and Environmental Management
One day
Programme leader:
Michael Horswell
Key fact:
GIS software is designed to capture, manage, analyse, and display all forms of geographically referenced information.

Page last updated 1 September 2016


Our Geographic Information System (GIS) courses offer an opportunity to develop new skills, or to extend your existing GIS skills.

The short, focussed courses will introduce you to underlying principles and give you an opportunity to implement them in practical exercises.

Credit bearing courses require the completion of a piece of assessed work.



This one day course will introduce attendees to spatial statistics and their value in assessing spatial distributions. It will explore spatial autocorrelation, LISA mapping and spatial regression.

Study time

9:00 and finishes at 15:00


This is a non-credit bearing course and no assessment will be undertaken. You will receive a certificate of attendance on completion of the course.

Prices and dates

Supplementary fee information

£150 for the one day course

Course Dates

There are currently no dates available for this course. Please contact us to register your interest and we will let you know when the course is next scheduled to run.

How to apply

How to apply

For all enquiries, please complete the online enquiry form

For enquiries relating to course content or suitability for you, please email telephone on +44 (0)117 32 86557.

For further information

  • Email: For all course queries, please complete the online enquiry form above.
  • Telephone:

    +44 (0)117 32 87166

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