Education

 

UDVL Staff teaches:

bullet for Information and Data Visualization Techniques Information and Data Visualization Techniques
bullet for Geographic Information Systems Geographic Information Systems
bullet for Spatial Analyst Methods for three-dimensional visualization Spatial Analyst Methods for 3D Visualization
bullet for geocoded internet databases Geocoded Internet Databases
bullet for video or dvd as a vehicle for information exchange Video / DVD As A Vehicle For Information Exchange

Retrieving Data from the Census

bullet for link to download of tutorial titled Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS Census Data Retrieval from 4 April 2014 Census Data Workshop (.zip file 12.6 MB)
.zip file includes 0ReadMe.txt which describes individual files.
Users will learn how to use Census data effectively; navigate American Factfinder; understand the differences between American Community Survey and the decennial census; retrieve census block group data from the Census' FTP site; and learn about other census data retrieval tools.

Tutorials Authored by UDVL

bullet for link to download of tutorial titled SISE 2014 GIS Tutorial SISE 2014 GIS Tutorial (ArcGIS map package and PDF exercise instructions, 16MB)

bullet for link to download of tutorial titled Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS5 Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS5 (.zip file with PDF and folder with exercise data, 5 MB)

bullet for link to download of tutorial titled Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS3 Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS3 (.zip file with PDF and folder with exercise data, 3.8 MB)

bullet for link to download PDF of a tutorial titled Introduction to Adobe Illustrator CS5 Introduction to Adobe Illustrator CS5 (.zip file with PDF and folder with exercise data, 2.3 MB)

bullet for link to download PDF of a tutorial titled Introduction to Adobe Illustrator CS3 Introduction to Adobe Illustrator CS3 (.zip file with PDF and folder with exercise data, 2.5 MB)

bullet for link to GIS tutorial for ArcGIS 10.2.2 GIS Tutorial for ArcGIS 10.2.2 (.zip file with PDF and folder with exercise data, 4.4 MB)

bullet for link to GIS tutorial for ArcGIS 10 GIS Tutorial for ArcGIS 10 (.zip file with PDF and folder with exercise data, 6.7 MB)

bullet for link to GIS tutorial for ArcGIS 9.3 GIS Tutorial for ArcGIS 9.3 (.zip file with PDF and folder with exercise data, 2.9 MB)

On-Line Resources

bullet for link to GIS courses GIS Courses
Register for free online GIS software training, offered by ESRI, Inc. This free software training is available to ALL Students, Faculty, and Staff with a @uic.edu e-mail address.

bullet for link to Adobe Illustrator Basics tutorial website ESRI 2012 User Conference Technical Workshop Videos

bullet for link to Adobe Illustrator Basics tutorial website Adobe Illustrator 10 Basics Website

bullet for link to tutorials about managing photographs of urban space Managing Photographs of Urban Spaces, includes Adobe Photoshop 7 Tutorials

bullet for link to download of AutoCAD tutorial number one AutoCAD 2000 Tutorial #1 (PDF 1.29 MB)

bullet for link to tutorial about visualizing data Visualizing Data

bullet for link to the virtual reality for urban planning manual VR for Urban Planning Manual

link to page with html basics for planners HTML Basics for Planners

See Also: Berkeley's AutoCad, Photoshop, and Illustrator Plan Preparation Studio Tutorials

 

Contact us at:
Urban Data Visualization Lab
412 S Peoria Street, Room B-15 M/C 350
Chicago, IL 60607
Email: udvl@uic.edu
Phone: 312-996-3860

Coordinates:
Latitude (WGS 84): 41° 52' 33.85" N
Longitude (WGS 84): 87° 38' 59.05" W


image of urban graphics, such as model of neighborhood, drawing, etc.