Students that want to learn about OGC

Learning Objectives

At the completion of the module students will be able to:

  • Explain what OGC is
  • Describe why interoperability is important
  • Define what a standard is
  • Explain the publish/find/bind pattern
  • Define the different types of standards
  • Explain the difference between an encoding standard versus an interface standard
  • Explain what OWS Common is and its importance


The following module is a prerequisites: