Risk Modelling, Mapping and Geovisualisation 5 cr

About the Course

After completion of the course the student shall be able to
1. determine data requirements needed to conduct hazard, vulnerability and risk assessment
2. apply advanced methods, in combination with GIS and numerical modelling software, to understand and estimate risks at a given scenario
3. analyse and evaluate model results, as well as their accuracy
4. give examples on usage of risk information in planning
5. communicate risks and uncertainties, in the forms of maps and other geovisualisation techniques.

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Application information

Prerequisites

Completed courses of 30 hp in the Master Programme in Geospatial Information Science, including: Methods Tool Course for Geospatial Information Science, 5 credits, and Spatial Multicriteria Decision Analysis, 5 credits, or equivalent

Selection

University credits

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Published by: Veronica Liljeroth Page responsible: Veronica Liljeroth Updated: 2018-03-09
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