Professor Margherita Azzari
Course offered in academic year: 2015/2016
Course reference: B013897 – GIS PER L’ANALISI DELL’AMBIENTE E DEL PAESAGGIO
Major (“Corso di studio”): B050 – STUDI GEOGRAFICI ED ANTROPOLOGICI
Year of establishment: 2015
Type of Activity: “B – Caratterizzante”
Course year: 1
Timing: Second semester
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems applied to the analysis of environment and landscape. Design and creation of thematic maps.
Acquisition of operational capabilities in the use of Information Systems for decision making. Designing geodatabases.
Stuart Sinton D. – Lund J.J., Understanding Place. GIS and Mapping across the Curriculum, ESRI Press, 2007
Tomlinson R., Thinking About GIS. Geographic Information System
Planning for Managers, ESRI Press, 2007
Subject area: Applied Geography; Geographic Information System
KNOWLEDGE: introduction to the main GIS tools and spatial analysis methodology
SKILLS: Introduction to techniques and tools for the acquisition and use of
SKILLS ACQUIRED AT THE END OF THE COURSE: use of GIS and spatial
Lectures and Laboratory activities
Taken from: B019354 ENVIRONMENT AND LANDSCAPE GEOGRAPHY –
CdL: B 205 DESIGN OF SUSTAINABLE TOURISM SYSTEMS
PROGETTAZIONE DEI SISTEMI TURISTICI
The first part of the course ENVIRONMENT AND LANDSCAPE GEOGRAPHY
will be taken from: B016699 GEOGRAFIA/GEOGRAPHY – B074 – LINGUE E
LETTERATURE EUROPEE E AMERICANE – C35 STUDI BILATERALI: ITALOTEDESCHI
a midterm test; a final written exam.
Introduction to GIS and thematic cartography.
GIS and Decision Support Systems. Creating a geodatabase. Spatial analysis