Maritime spatial data analysis and visualization
Course code
Course title in Estonian
Merenduse ruumiandmete analüüs ja visualiseerimine
Course title in English
Maritime spatial data analysis and visualization
ECTS credits
Assessment form
Graded assessment
Teaching semester
autumn - spring
Course aims
The aim of this course is to:
- provide basic knowledge of the principles of spatial data analysis, structure, applicability in maritime fields, methods of spatial data processing and visualization, 3D data collection methods using modern software;
- provide an opportunity to learn programming in Python for spatial data analysis.
Learning outcomes in the course
After completing this course the student:
- knows the structure of geographic information systems, methods of data collection, analysis and processing and is able to perform analysis of spatial data using ArcGIS PRO software;
- discusses important problems of GIS;
- uses Dron2Map software to process and visualize 3D data;
- uses Python programming language for spatial data analysis.
Brief description of the course
Course topics: The nature of spatial data in the sea; geoinformatics and GIS concepts, GIS functions, tasks and applications, working with map data using ArcGIS PRO software, processing of maritime spatial data using Python programming language, spatial relationship analysis.
Study literature
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course compulsory
Structural unit teaching the course
V - Eesti Mereakadeemia
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