Construction of Raster Geovisualisations, spatial model construction and use, multi-criteria decision analysis. Factor analysis: Principle component analysis. Geostatistics: Spatial dependence modelling, ordinary kriging. Markov chains and cellular Automata, combined models. Examples using data from South Africa are implemented. A project or assignment of at least 64 notional hours.
Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
GIS 220 and GGY 283
1 practical per week, 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Geography Geoinformatics and Meteorology
Period of presentation
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