Spatial statistics and geodesy 704

Module code GIS 704
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Principles of least squares in statistics, Spatial least squares regression, Surface interpolation using least squares and coordinate transformations. Topics in Geodesy: Space based measurement systems, sea level measurements, Determination of the geoid, earth axis orientation determination and earth dynamics.

Module credits 15.00
NQF Level 08
Prerequisites GMC 310 and GIS 320 or equivalent
Contact time 28 contact hours per semester
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Geography Geoinformatics and Meteorology
Period of presentation Semester 1 or Semester 2

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