Territorial production systems - SISTEMI PRODUTTIVI E TERRITORIALI (MODULO I) (2014/2015)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S001025
Name of lecturer
Francesco Pecci
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-GGR/02 - ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL GEOGRAPHY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VICENZA
Period
Primo semestre dal Sep 15, 2014 al Jan 9, 2015.

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Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course provides:
- The basic elements of knowledge of the spatial data analysis and the geographic information systems in order of their application to territorial analysis of the economic and social system through specific software and case studies;
- Some tools to understand the territorial organization of economic systems with particular attention to the role of the spatial dimension.

Syllabus

Introduction to Spatial analysis. Visualization, exploration, construction and establishment of models of spatial data. Visualization and exploration of data for small areas. The spatial interaction. The spatial correlation. The exploratory spatial data analysis. The statistics for the exploratory spatial analysis. Exploratory spatial analysis with the use of open-source software. Simple models of spatial regression and spatial analysis.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination