30.0 h + 30.0 h
Van Oost Kristof;
Lectures : Principals of different techniques and data treatment Practical work : Non residential fieldwork Exercises in data treatment Outline 1 Techniques in cartography : surveying, the use of a GPS, construction of Digital Terrain Models 2 Application of cartography for representing the state of natural resources (intensity of soil erosion, spatial varion of organic matter) 3 Continuous measurement of environmental parameters using dataloggers 4 Field validation of classification of satellite images 5 Questionnaire design and testing
At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :
|1||Acquiring the most important fieldwork techniques in geography Preparing the students for the acquisition of data for their thesi projects|
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