Study Programmes 2016-2017
WARNING : 2015-2016 version of the course specifications
ENVT3023-1  
Information representation
  • Part 1 : Indicators
  • Part 2 : Indentification of systems
  • Part 3 : Spatial information
Duration :
Part 1 : Indicators : 8h Th, 8h Pr
Part 2 : Indentification of systems : 8h Th, 4h Pr
Part 3 : Spatial information : 12h Th, 12h Pr
Number of credits :
Master in environmental science and management (120 ECTS)4
Master in environmental science and management (60 ECTS)4
Lecturer :
Part 1 : Indicators : Anne-Claude Romain
Part 2 : Indentification of systems : Philippe Andre
Part 3 : Spatial information : Marie Lang, Julien Minet, Bernard Tychon
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the first semester, review in January
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Learning unit contents :
Part 1 : Indicators
Construction of global environmental indicators: - usefulness of global indicators - choice and aggregation of variables - normalization - quality of a good indicator - International systems of environmental indicators and sustainable development - different approaches to the construction of indicators (models: PSR, DSR, DPSIR) - presentation of indicators in environmental reports - examples of indicators
 
Learning outcomes of the learning unit :
Part 1 : Indicators
The student will be able to interpret and manipulate environmental indicators. He can use them in reports.
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Part 1 : Indicators
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Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Part 1 : Indicators
ex-cathedra lectures and group brainstorming on the construction of indicators.
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
Part 1 : Indicators
face-to-face
Recommended or required readings :
Part 1 : Indicators
 Power Point presentations.
Assessment methods and criteria :
Part 1 : Indicators
homework report on a selected indicator
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Contacts :
Part 1 : Indicators
Anne-Claude ROMAIN Département des Sciences et Gestion de l'Environnement Université de Liège-Campus d'Arlon Avenue de Longwy, 185 B-6700 ARLON Belgium Tel: 32 (0) 63 23 08 5932 (0) 63 23 08 59(0) 63 23 08 59(0) 63 23 08 5932 (0) 63 23 08 59 Fax: 32 (0)63 23 08 00 acromain@ulg.ac.be



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Items online :
Part 2 : Indentification of systems
System Identification
Presentations of the oral lessons