SPATIAL ANALYSIS

STA4SA

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

The subject surveys the theory of random fields, spatial processes, spatial statistics models, and their applications to a wide range of areas, including image analysis and GIS (geographic information system). The subject will cover the methodology and modern developments for spatial-temporal modelling, estimation and prediction, and spectral analysis of spatial processes. All the methods presented will be introduced in the context of specific datasets with GRASS and R software.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAndriy Olenko

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites STA3AS and STA3SI

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsAnalysing spatial point patterns in R.RecommendedBaddeley, A. 2008WORKSHOP NOTES, VERSION 3.
ReadingsApplied spatial analysis with RRecommendedBivand, R.S., Pebesma, E. J., Gomez-Rubio, V. 2008SPRINGER.
ReadingsStatistics for spatial dataRecommendedCressie, N.A.C 1993WILEY

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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAndriy Olenko

Class requirements

Lecture/Practical Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture/practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Two contact hours per week."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Four assignments40
one 3-hour examination60

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAndriy Olenko

Class requirements

Lecture/Practical Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture/practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Two contact hours per week."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Four assignments40
one 3-hour examination60