Cartography and spatial data analysis

LGEO1241  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

Cartography and spatial data analysis
5.0 credits
30.0 h + 30.0 h
2q

Teacher(s)
Thomas Isabelle ; Meyfroidt Patrick (compensates Thomas Isabelle) ;
Language
Français
Main themes
This is an introductory course to quantitative analysis and modelling techniques in geography. It is split into two distinct parts: - the first part insists on the statistical aspects : statistical description, univariate analysis, introduction to regression and classification, spatial statistics, etc. - the second part concerns cartographic techniques: semiology, thematic mapping, statistical maps, etc.
Aims

  • 1 Perform elementary statistical analyses on real data bases; Produce satisfactory cartographic documents; Use cartographic and statistical softwares.

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.

Bibliography
  • matériel sur moodle
Beguin, Michèle, et Pumain, Denise (2017) La représentation des données géographiques. 4 ème édition. Paris : Armand Colin.
Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Program title
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Minor in Scientific Culture
5
-

Minor in Geography
5
-

Master [120] in History of Art and Archaeology : General
5
-

Master [120] in History
5
-

Master [120] in Population and Development Studies
5
-

Advanced Master in Town and Country Planning
5
-

Bachelor in Geography : General
5
-