• No products in the basket.

Unlock the advanced realms of Cartography and Map Design with our Level 3 Advanced Diploma course. Master the principles of cartographic design, GIS basics, spatial analysis, and project management. Suitable for aspiring cartographers, GIS professionals, and anyone interested in map design and spatial analysis. Basic understanding of geography and computer usage recommended.

Course Price:
Original price was: £194.00.Current price is: £19.99.
Course Duration:
7 hours, 15 minutes
Total Lectures:
Total Students:
Average Rating:
Embark on an advanced journey in Cartography and Map Design with our Level 3 Advanced Diploma course. From mastering the fundamentals of cartographic design to exploring advanced techniques and spatial analysis, this course equips you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the field of map design. Dive into GIS basics, map projections, interactive mapping, and project management to become a proficient cartographer.

What Will You Learn?

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of cartography and map design principles.
  • Learn the basics of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and its application in map design.
  • Explore map projections and coordinate systems for accurate representation of spatial data.
  • Master cartographic design principles for creating visually appealing and informative maps.
  • Discover advanced cartographic techniques to enhance map visualization and interpretation.
  • Familiarize yourself with cartographic software tools for map creation and manipulation.
  • Learn to create interactive and web maps for online dissemination of spatial data.
  • Develop skills in spatial analysis and visualization for deriving insights from geographic data.
  • Understand project management principles tailored for cartography projects.
  • Explore ethics and professionalism in cartography practice.

Who Should Take The Course?

  • Aspiring cartographers and GIS professionals seeking to advance their skills.
  • Students and researchers interested in pursuing a career in map design and spatial analysis.
  • Professionals working in fields such as urban planning, environmental management, and navigation.


  • Basic understanding of geography and spatial concepts.
  • Proficiency in computer usage and software for map design and GIS.
  • Access to relevant resources for practical exercises and project work.

Course Curriculum

    • History and evolution of mapmaking 00:10:00
    • Importance of maps in modern society 00:10:00
    • Overview of map design principles 00:10:00
    • Understanding the fundamentals of cartography 00:10:00
    • Basics of data collection and management in GIS 00:10:00
    • Introduction to GIS technology 00:10:00
    • Key components and functionalities of GIS software 00:10:00
    • Spatial data types and formats 00:10:00
    • Choosing the appropriate projection for different mapping purposes 00:10:00
    • Coordinate systems and map referencing 00:10:00
    • Types of map projections and their applications 00:10:00
    • Understanding map projections and their distortions 00:10:00
    • Color theory and effective use of color in maps 00:10:00
    • Symbolization and representation of geographic features 00:10:00
    • Typography and labeling techniques 00:10:00
    • Visual hierarchy and map layout 00:10:00
    • Advanced symbology and thematic mapping 00:10:00
    • Cartographic generalization and simplification 00:10:00
    • Creating inset maps and map overlays 00:10:00
    • Incorporating 3D elements and terrain visualization 00:10:00
    • Exploring map design capabilities and features 00:10:00
    • Hands-on training with leading cartographic software (e.g., ArcGIS, QGIS) 00:10:00
    • Practical exercises in map creation and customization 00:10:00
    • Creating interactive maps using online platforms (e.g., Google Maps API, Leaflet) 00:10:00
    • Incorporating dynamic data layers and user interaction 00:10:00
    • Introduction to web mapping technologies 00:10:00
    • Analyzing spatial patterns and relationships 00:10:00
    • Case studies and practical applications 00:10:00
    • Introduction to spatial analysis techniques 00:10:00
    • Visualization of spatial data through thematic maps and charts 00:10:00
    • Budgeting and resource allocation 00:10:00
    • Client communication and feedback management 00:10:00
    • Planning and executing cartography projects 00:10:00
    • Project documentation and quality assurance 00:10:00
    • Career opportunities and pathways in the field of cartography 00:10:00
    • Ethical considerations in map design and dissemination 00:10:00
    • Intellectual property rights and copyright issues 00:10:00
    • Professional standards and best practices in cartography 00:10:00
    • Exam of Cartography and Map Design Level 3 Advanced Diploma 00:50:00
    • Order Certificate 00:05:00

New Courses




    ADHD Training for Teachers: Empowering Educators to Support Students with Attention Challenges

    Relationships may be severely harmed by narcissistic behaviours, leaving emotional scars and...



    Narcissistic Behaviour and Relationships: Understanding the Impact and Finding Healing

    Relationships may be severely harmed by narcissistic behaviours, leaving emotional...



    Childhood Trauma in Adults

    What Is Childhood Trauma? Childhood trauma refers to distressing or...



    Creating A Social Media Strategy

    Set Clear Objectives:The first step in developing a successful social media...



    Neuro-Linguistic Programming Techniques

    Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) is a fascinating and widely acclaimed approach...



    Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in the UK

    What is acceptance and commitment therapy? Acceptance and Commitment Therapy...

    © Course Line. All rights reserved.