Cartographic projections and geodesy

lgeo1242  2021-2022  Louvain-la-Neuve

Cartographic projections and geodesy
4 credits
30.0 h + 15.0 h
Q2
Language
French
Main themes
The course's goal is to teach the futur geographs to build a geographical map and to use it correctly. It contains: 1. - an overview of the methods of topography which given the dimensions and relative positions of particularities of the field that we want to put into place. 2. - showing the representation modes or "cartographic projections", their definition formulas, their properties, the deformations that they come with, the way to build them graphically or by calculation.
Teaching materials
  • matériel sur moodle
Faculty or entity


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

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Master [120] in Geography : General

Master [120] in Geography : Climatology

Bachelor in Geography : General

Minor in Geography

Master [60] in Geography : General