The course aims to equip students with fundamental theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the methods of spatial analysis.
Topics covered include correlations (relationships) within and between geographical data sets, regression methods, geostatistics, scaling issues affecting spatial analysis and geographic data, and the theory behind spatial decision support systems.
Credits: 7.5 ECTS
Period: Spring, period 1
Language of instruction: English
Prerequisites: General admission requirements and 90 ECTS science subjects of which at least 30 ECTS within GIS. Additional requirements include fundamental knowledge of statistics equivalent to NGEA07 or GISN02.