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.
- 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
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“Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Beguin, Michèle, et Pumain, Denise (2017) La représentation des données géographiques. 4 ème édition. Paris : Armand Colin.