Department of Geomatics Science

BACHELOR (LICENSE) IN

GEOMATICS SCIENCES (B. SC. A.)

GOAL
The Bachelor of Geomatics uses the dimensions as mathematics, legal and technological planning. After your studies, you will be able to measure and collect information on the Earth, to process this information to produce actions, plans, maps and information systems and to provide advice and professional advice. You will study, among other things, surveying, geodesy, digital mapping, drafting, geographic information systems, airborne surveys, hydrography and satellite positioning.
Your training will also be to learn and understand the legal concepts concerning the territory by over planning law and planning, real estate law, land cadastre and expertise that will allow you to exercise properly your role as a land surveyor.

SKILLS
Enjoy working as a desk in the open air. Having an interest in the law related to the territory. Have a good ability to visualize and conceptualize the concepts in three dimensional space. Having a spirit of analysis and synthesis. Be careful and have concern for accuracy. Skills are required for teamwork and communications. Having an interest in entrepreneurship. Loving applied mathematics and geometry. Love technology and IT.

OPPORTUNITY
The placement rate is 100% given the great need for new surveyors and strong market demand (construction, cadastre reform, municipalities, etc.). Students often receive multiple job offers before graduation because employers intensively seeking a relief for their private firm surveying and geomatics. A land surveyor is at the heart of development and territorial management of the country.

PROFESSIONS
Surveyor
Geomatics Project Officer
Geomatician
Geometer
Employers
Companies of public infrastructure (electricity, telephone, etc.)
Geomatics consulting firms
Private firms of surveyors
Territorial based departments (eg in the fields of transport, environment, natural resources and wildlife)

CONTINUATION OF STUDIES FOR GRADUATE

This bachelor provides access to graduate studies in geomatics, particularly in the following disciplines: GIS, cadastral, land laws, zoning, planning law, cartography, hydrography, quality of spatial data, remote sensing , Geoinformatics, territorial and land management, Applied Geomatics.

CONDITIONS OF ADMISSION
All requirements must be met when undertaking the program.
The applicant must meet the following requirements:
Be 18 years or older.
Hold a high school diploma (Bac II) or its equivalent.
Having left school early.
Applicants presenting a combination of education and relevant experience deemed equivalent to that required of the holder applicant may be eligible as a result of the analysis of the file.
The program is limited enrollment, the number of places is very limited.

Selection criteria
The application is analyzed on the basis of the quality of academic record.

Laptop
In undertaking its program, the student must acquire, from the first session, a portable computer equipped with a number of software, allowing the applicant to undertake the course of his research. Proficiency in basic computer functions and common software is essential. Introductory courses to specialized software are offered outside the program.

Knowledge of French
The student admitted to the geomatics department must comply with the provisions relating to the implementation of the policy on the use of French at the University GOC.

Non-Francophone Candidate
The candidate whose language of instruction in primary and secondary education is not the French must demonstrate a minimum level of knowledge of the French language. His skills in written French will be assessed on arrival and, where applicable, a patch French courses could be added to its journey.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE

GRADE
Bachelor (Licence) in GEOMATICS SCIENCE (B. SAP. A.)

*This page presents the official version of the program. The University G.O.C. reserves the right to change the content without notice.

EHE – Studies 194 off-premises
EHE1SCGÉtudes – International profile – Bachelor’s degree in geomatics

GMT – Geomatics 96
GMT1020 Special Topics (Geomatics)

TRACKING PROGRAM

GRADE
Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc.) 120 CREDITS

GEOMATICS SCIENCES 99 CREDITS

GMC-1900 Technical drawing for engineers (Credits 2)
Description

Technical drawing and 3D solid modeling computer: orthogonal projections, multi-view drawings, isometric drawing, cuts and sections, dimensioning, schematic representations.

GMT-1000 Introduction to GIS and its applications (Credit 1)
Description

Definition of geomatics and sciences that make it up; introductions to its various possibilities and needs it can help bridge; the market; case studies (major geomatics applications in Haiti); role of geomatics and its partners.

GMT-1001 I Topometry (Credits 3)
Description

Basics of surveying surveys. Using total station surveying and levels. Measures horizontal and vertical angles. Various techniques of distance measurements and differences in altitude. Writing of field notes books. Checks and adjustments of the instruments. Clarification and reduction measures. Pathways polygonal. Geometric and trigonometric leveling. Calculations coordinates and altitudes and their details. Surface and volume calculations. Road alignments: circular curves and spirals, vertical curves. Using GPS location system Surveying. Surveying solving problems. Works and practical exercises.

IFT-1901 Technologies Geomatics I (Credits 3)
Description

This course educates students on several aspects of computer technologies applicable to the field of geomatics. The student learns the basics of different software and techniques: databases, algorithms, mathematical programming with MATLAB.

MAT-1900 Engineering Mathematics I(Credits 3)
Description

Functions of several variables calculus: theory and applications. Complex numbers; polynomials. Differential equations of the first order and first degree; numerical methods. Second order differential equations of special types. Linear differential equations of order n with constant coefficients. Systems of differential equations. Applications.

MAT-1901 Geometry and Trigonometry(Credits 3)
Description

Plane Geometry: problems and applications; geometry in space: problems and applications; analytic geometry: problems and applications; plane trigonometry problems and applications. Spherical trigonometry; solutions spherical triangles. The level of knowledge relatively Student parts of the course is evaluated early in the quarter, so as to allow better adjust the content to the existing needs.

GMT-1003 Digital Cartography: Concepts and Applications(Credits 3)
Description

The objective of this course is to introduce students to digital mapping. The first part covers the fundamental concepts of basic cartography and geomatics (map projections and systems, scales, quality, representation of planimetric, relief and dressing of the card, writing and map drafting). The second part is dedicated to thematic mapping (graphic language and semiotics, discretization, applied statistics mapping). This course emphasizes laboratory practice: project design for the production of basic cartographic background to design completed mapping products. The software used is Microstation (Base card) and MapInfo (thematic map). To follow this course, students should have a familiarity with computing.

GMT-1004 work practices Surveying(Credit 1)
Description

Practical work in the field: traversing, positioning, leveling, notebook, calculations, topographically, volume.

GMT-2050 Spatial references and map projections(Credits 3)
Description

Fundamentals of reference systems on Earth and map projections. Cartesian coordinates and transformations. Geometry of the ellipsoid of revolution. Mathematical concepts and definitions of map projections (conic projections, cylindrical, azimuthal and prospects of the sphere). Focus on projections of Mercator and Lambert Conformal Conic on the ellipsoid. Works with MatLab.

MAT-1910 Engineering Mathematics II(Credits 3)
Description

Simple integrals, formal and numerical computation. Multiple integrals, curvilinear coordinates, applications. Calculation of vector fields. Integrals on curves and surfaces: applications, traffic, work, flux. Fundamental theorems: Stokes, Gauss; applications to physics.

STT-1000 Probability and Statistics(Credits 3)
Description

Probability theory. Laws for discrete and continuous variables. Bivariate discrete laws. Descriptive statistics. Point estimation and confidence interval. Tests of parametric assumptions one and two populations. Analysis of variance. Regression and correlation. The study of the concepts of continuous random variables is done using the calculus.

DDU-2000 Sustainable Planning(Credits 3)
Description

The course aims to introduce students to the problems and ways of organizing land, particularly in the Quebec context and in a sustainable development perspective. It seeks to bring the student to understand why and how a company plans and controls the occupation, use and transformation of its territory. After exploring the story, the actors, the main objectives and challenges of regional planning, the course continues the study of its main components: the legislative framework, zoning and use the control instruments of soil , transport, environmental protection and exploitation of natural resources, the concept of planning and the tools and the data it contains, the relationship between spatial planning and sustainable development.

DRT-1906 Legal Basics(Credits 3)
Description

The sources of law, parliamentarism and federalism, the process of adoption of laws, central and decentralized public administration, the regulatory process, the organization of courts, the methodology of legal research, the Haitian Civil Code, natural persons and legal persons, family, successions, obligations.

GMT-2000 Geomatics Physics(Credits 3)
Description

Units and constants. Mechanics, satellite orbits, tides. Wave physics. Electromagnetic fields and waves. Variations of the geomagnetic field. Distance measurements, structure of the atmosphere, propagation modes, correction of refraction. Optical. Acoustic waves.

GMT-2001 I Compensation(Credits 3)
Description

Characteristics of statistical observations. Definition of compensation least squares. Principle and propagation technique. Mitigation techniques by least squares: general method, method conditions and method parameter variations. Statistic analysis. Compensation with constraint. Compensation considering the parameters as almost observations. Applications in the field of geomatics.

GMT-4015 GIS and spatial analysis(Credits 3)
Description

Knowledge and skills needed to prepare geospatial vector data type, matrix, three-dimensional network and then to achieve adequate descriptive queries and spatial analysis (eg calculation of area, spatial intersection, network analysis, visibility analysis ). Learning supported by various studies, carried out with the geographic information system (GIS) ArcGIS. Concepts of design and development of a GIS application. Notions of structuring and integration / interoperability of geospatial data. Environment GIS: metadata, web services, geocoding, spatial data infrastructures, standards, examples of GIS in industry, etc. To follow this course, students should be familiar with personal computers. The theoretical part is offered remotely over the Internet.

DRT-1904 Introduction to property law(Credits 3)
Description

The right to property, the terms and dismemberment of ownership (co-ownership, superficies, easements, usufruct, use, emphyteusis), priorities and mortgages, sale and lease, advertising rights, possession and acquisitive prescription. Learning the elements of legal reasoning.

GMT-2003 Geodesy I(Credits 3)
Description

Location of geodesy in science. General concepts: terrestrial gravitational field, geodynamics elements, general description of the methodologies used in geodesy. Geometry of the ellipsoid of revolution. Coordinate systems used in geodesy. Basic mathematical models to various positioning methods. Learning various software for generating basic information for processing data used for geodetic positioning.

GMT-2004 II Topometry(Credits 3)
Description

Elements of engineering surveys. Stadimétrie. Road surveys. Multiple curves and other rays. Intersection and recovery. Eccentricity. Calculations and coordinate transformation. Division and grinding surfaces. Astronomical positioning: latitude, longitude, and azimuth. Practical exercises.

GMT-2005 Hands-Mapping and Photogrammetry(Credit 1)
Description

Preparation photogrammetric models for a refund using a digital photogrammetric software. Capture, editing and producing a digital map file based on standards. Production of contour lines from a digital terrain model (DTM). Creating a digital orthophotography in urban territory. Some land applications of photogrammetry.

GMT-4000 Basic Photogrammetry(Credits 3)
Description

General. Fundamental photogrammetric relations. Imaging sensor. Measures and refinement of image coordinates. Monoscopic and stereoscopic vision. Spatial resection. Simple and differential adjustments. Orientation of a stereoscopic model. Monorestitution and stereoplotting. Basics of aerial triangulation. Airborne LiDAR surveys. Accuracy photogrammetric surveys.

DRT-2900 Law on Planning and Spatial Planning(Credits 3)
Description

Development related powers and urbanism, the historical role of local and regional municipalities: the Law on planning and development, the powers of local and regional municipalities, control of land use, the agricultural zoning, the Law on Environmental Quality, the Regulation respecting waste water disposal, flood zones, historical and archaeological sites, the effects of the Rental Board Act on the subdivision, airport areas.

GMT-4001 GPS satellite positioning (GNSS)(Credits 3)
Description

Components of GPS systems, type of observations and receivers. Handling cases by method of least squares. Geodesy and surveying applications. Government standards.

GMT-2006 Basic Remote Sensing(Credits 3)
Description

Methodological and technological bases of remote sensing. Physical basis of remote sensing: interaction of electromagnetic radiation with matter, electromagnetic spectrum and numerical analysis of image data. Acquisition of remote sensing data, spectral signatures. Use and methods of analysis of satellite data. Laboratory exercises.

GMT-3000 Metrology and microgéodésie(Credits 3)
Description

Evaluation and qualification of a measure. Verification and calibration of various types of instrumentation used in geodesy and surveying: ribbons, rangefinders, levels, theodolites, gyroscopes. Instrumentation and methods used for the work of microgéodésie (deformation studies, precision alignment, precision machinery implantation, approval of sports facility, etc.). Action planning and pre-analysis of precision related to the work of microgéodésie.

GMT-3001 Practical work in geodesy GPS (GNSS)(Credit 1)
Description

Establishing a geodetic network by GPS methods. Planning and field reconnaissance. Picking GPS observations on geodetic points and linking to existing points (including the geometric precision leveling). Processing of GPS observations and analysis of results. 3D compensation network. Drafting of the report of operation as directed by the Directorate of Haiti Datum. Implantation with GPS-RTK method.

GMT-3002 Hydrography(Credits 3)
Description

Definition and purpose of the hydrographic surveying. National Framework of river operations. Project planning elements of hydrographic surveys. Positioning methods and systems and survey. Data processing. The reference surfaces. Cartographic production. Various mapping operations. Development trends.

GMT-4002 Cadastre(Credits 3)
Description

The cadastre: definition, origin, evolution and typology. The cadastre Quebec: history, nature, utility, embodiment, the legal framework and performance standards.

DRT-3900 Principles of delimitation(Credits 3)
Description

Analysis and interpretation of property titles, making chains of securities. Original survey, land registry and cadastre of legal effects. Ownership, joint ownership and prescription. Civil evidence and weighing the evidence. Transitional law on delimitation and effects of land registration. Special problems of delineation (right-of-ways, condominiums, etc.). Calculations and analyzes necessary for the establishment and delimitation of land ownership.

DRT-3902 surveying Right(Credits 3)
Description

Act Surveys Act surveyors and regulations thereunder, the certificate of location, picketing, federal and provincial government surveys, the surveys carried out under the Mining Act, technical descriptions, cadastral and land , descriptions of municipal territories and for administrative purposes.

GMT-3003 Integration of spatial data(Credits 3)
Description

This course allows you to apply scientific and technical concepts needed to homogenize disparate spatial datasets (digital maps, spatial data sets, spatial databases). It also helps to develop critical thinking in relation to spatial data integration work and assess the quality of a result tells integrated and effort required to get there. Finally, it helps to deepen several geomatics concepts and implement them: geographic information systems, digital cartography, map projections, data processing, spatial data modeling, data structure, topological relationships, data quality and processing images.

GMT-3004 land Expertise(Credits 3)
Description

Theory of expertise: legal, amicable, unilateral; drafting and defense expertise involving the integration of knowledge in geodesy, photogrammetry and law.

DRT-3905 Bornage(Credits 3)
Description

Description and applications of the demarcation process. History, definition and eligibility, types of demarcation, civil procedure, relevant articles of the Land Surveyors Act. Mission and obligations of the expert demarcation. Analysis method, justification of the opinion expressed, content and writing of the report boundary. Defence expert report, civil procedure, court procedures, and court testimony against opinion.

GMT-1006 Running a business geomatics(Credits 3)
Description

Within this course examines the contribution of the various theories of management, marketing and financial aspects needed to manage a company in geomatics. Particular attention will be paid to scientific management theories of labor, bureaucratic models to those developed by the school of human relations as well as contemporary theories. It will also discuss the legal nature of the business concepts related to marketing, financial management and accounting. Quality management: ISO 9000.

GMT-3010 Practical Project Maps(Credits 3)
Description

This activity allows the student to achieve a concrete Cadastre Project. It provides an opportunity to better understand and assimilate the theoretical concepts learned in the course GMT-4002 (Cadastre) and be more functional on the labor market by carrying out work with a concrete content.

PHI-3900 Ethics and Professionalism(Credits 3)
Description

Professionals today are faced with situations that require ethical skills and knowledge that go beyond technical knowledge specific to their area of expertise. On the one hand, professionalization is a changing phenomenon, which requires a reflection on the meaning of work and more specifically on professionalism. Furthermore, although the professional practice is regulated by a code of ethics, the professional is asked to have a sense of ethical responsibility. Through case studies and analysis of the various issues related to professionalism, the course offers an ethical reflection on professional practice and the conditions in which this practice occurs.

REQUIREMENTS 21 CREDITS

RULE 1-3 AMONG CREDITS:
EDC-1001 Research, analysis and essay(Credits 3)
Description

The general objective of this course is to enable students to acquire the skills required to produce a dissertation of a dozen historical pages in his field of study. This course can therefore cover several academic areas: archeology, political science, social sciences, translation, business administration, management, law, policy, education, pure sciences. This course can therefore be relevant to any program that requires the student, at one time or another, the production of a long process that involves the history of a discipline or field of study . Specifically, the student must develop skills to establish a problematic, a hypothesis and a demonstration plan to differentiate factual information of a copyright argument, writing complete paragraphs, to develop text coherent and structured, and many other aspects that are addressed in the training manual for this purpose.

ENG-1914 Communications Scientists(Credits 3)
Description

The course is for students in scientific or technical programs who wish to acquire an effective method to communicate complex content. It focuses on the analysis and synthesis of text and includes an introduction to science. It shows also how to take into account various communication situations. Note – This course aims to consolidate the general knowledge of French and knowledge of university-level French.

GSC-1000 design methodology in engineering(Credits 3)
Description

This course allows the student, met a team of six or seven members, acquire and perfect, realizing a design project, working in team skills, management of project engineering and communication. The student must write technical reports and prepare and provide technical conferences. It also develops critical thinking and sense of responsibility. Finally, the course uses all fields of application engineering.

Communication

RULE 2-12 AMONG CREDITS:

DDU-1000 Fundamentals Sustainable Development(Credits 3)
Description

This introductory course to sustainable development is for all undergraduate student. It is to provide an introduction to the concept of different sizes and the implementation of sustainable development tools. It allows the student to acquire the basic elements of a general reflection on sustainable development, which takes into account its many ambiguities and difficulties in its operationalization. In addition, this course encourages thinking about the tools necessary for his apprehension as social project. This interdisciplinary course is delivered remotely to autumn sessions, winter and summer. This course is mandatory sustainability profile.

ENT-1000 Know undertake: the passion to create and act(Credits 3)
Description

This course aims to make the student independent in the performance of the management of engineering projects, that is to say starting, planning, programming, control, monitoring and closure of projects. This includes risk management and change.

GMC-3009 Engineering Project Management(Credits 3)
Description

This course aims to make the student independent in the performance of the management of engineering projects, that is to say starting, planning, programming, control, monitoring and closure of projects. This includes risk management and change.

GMT-1100 basic Urbanism(Credits 3)
Description

History and development of urbanism. Urban functions. Terminology. The territory and its shaping (rural and urban forms). Planning scales. The regulatory framework. The planning documents. Planning instruments. The public areas. Selective bibliographic overview.

GMT-1500 Workplace Stage I(Credit 1)
Description

This course aims to enable students to participate in the technical work related to the field of geomatics under the supervision of a surveyor or a specialist in the field. The student performs the tasks agreed in the agreement between the employer and program management, participate in business activities and initiates its operation. This approach aims to implement the knowledge acquired during the university education and appreciate the different facets of a professional work environment. Supervision is provided by a supervisor in the workplace, the coordinator of the Faculty Department and a group of teachers. A written report is required at the end of the period in the company. The course is a minimum of 8 weeks.

GMT-2015 airborne and ground surveys(Credits 3)
Description

The first part of the course complements the course material seen in the GMT-4000 Basic Photogrammetry. It presents the establishment of the support points and the two main methods of aerial triangulation, or the method of independent models and the spatial sheaves. It also discusses the aspects of precision, performance and cost estimation of photogrammetric surveys, as well as ethical and professional notions of the practice of photogrammetry. The second part of the course deals mainly LiDAR Surveys and applications in geomatics.

GMT-2500 Training Workplace II(Credit 1)
Description

The trainee performs tasks agreed in the agreement between the employer and program management and participates actively in the company’s activities.

GMT-3006 Advanced Analysis Property(Credits 3)
Description

This course aims to enable students to develop the knowledge and skills needed to solve complex cases of land analysis. He must learn to reconstitute several types of initial fragmentation, solve faulty geometries to recognize physical marks significant dividing line, to properly justify its professional opinion on the basis of the rules of logical reasoning and legal arguments and to formulate appropriate advice when the situation requires.

GMT-3052 Project Geomatics Environment(Credits 3)
Description

Basics of environment and sustainable development. Legislative and regulatory framework environment. Roles and responsibilities of the engineer in geomatics environment. Contribution methods and geomatics technologies in environmental projects. Design and implementation of an environmental scale project using data and geomatics technologies (satellite images, GIS, GPS, etc.).

GMT-3500 Internship workplace III(Credit 1)
Description

This course aims to enable the student to participate in technical related to geomatics work under the supervision of a land surveyor or a specialist in geomatics. The student performs the tasks agreed in the agreement between the employer and program management, participate in business activities and initiates its operation. This approach aims to implement the knowledge acquired during the university education and appreciate the different facets of a professional work environment. Supervision is provided by a supervisor in the workplace, the coordinator of the Faculty Department and a group of teachers. A written report is required at the end of the period in the company. The course is a minimum of 8 weeks.

GMT-3610 international and intercultural internship geomatics(Credits 6)
Description

Performing an internship in the context of a country emerging. Program management and the International Bureau (IB) work together to build partnerships in safe training environments, which offer relevance, supervision and quality host structure in connection with the program. They also accompany the student in his academic preparation procedures, administrative, intercultural and logistics-related internship. Internships are for a minimum of eight weeks, preceded by a mandatory integration session on the training place for a period of ten days.

GMT-4051 spatial database design(Credits 3)
Description

Theoretical and practical knowledge to design spatial databases for geospatial applications, from needs analysis to the development and use of data. Development approaches, fundamental concepts, analysis of a concrete situation and design database models with extended UML for spatial and temporal reference. Use of specialized automatic programming for geomatics, the Oracle Spatial server and comprehensive SQL Spatial. Important design work and development extending over the entire session.

GMT-4100 GPS Applications (GNSS)(Credits 3)
Description

Using the GPS remote sensing, photogrammetry, forestry, hydrographic, topographic auscultation. Development of computer software satellite positioning (static and kinematic positioning).

GMT-4150 Design of digital terrain models (Credits 3)
Description

Theory, design and use of digital terrain models (DTM). DTM production methods from imaging, 3D laser surveying and other data acquisition methods. Generating and representation MNT (Grid, TIN, etc.). Manipulation, interpretation and interpolation of DTM (spline, kriging, etc.). Viewing. Analysis of the quality of NCDs. Using DTM and derivatives (eg. Engineering works, telecommunications, floods, road profiles, volume calculations, 3D models, simulations, etc.). Lab design and use of NCDs.

IFT-1004 Introduction to Programming(Credits 3)
Description

Paradigms and programming languages. Introduction to problem solving with Python. The interpreted language, Python, to a compiled, structured language, the C language specification of a problem and functional decomposition. Modular programming. Notions of black box, interface, precondition and postcondition. Error handling and exceptions management mechanism. Recursion. Introduction to complexity of algorithms. Programming standards.

IFT-1700 Basic Programming in Visual Basic .Net(Credits 3)
Description

Introduction to algorithmic concepts and programming languages: instruction, decision-making structures and repetition, subroutines and functions. Visual Basic .Net and environment interface, object-oriented programming event-driven Windows, construction schedules and forms. Normal operations of a programming language, graphics and events. Transactions with direct and sequential files. Access to the databases. Professional version of Visual Basic .Net.

IFT-1701 Algorithmics and programming(Credits 3)
Description

Algorithmics and programming. Data types. Reading and writing data. Assignment. Conditional and repetitive structures. Introduction to classes and objects. Methods: parameters and references. A string of character and enumerated type. Exception handling. Flows and files. Usual controls and dialogs. Menus. Introduction to the concepts of programming objects. Various applications. Practical work in an appropriate programming language and environment with WYSIWYG graphical tools.

MNG-1101 Management of SMEs and growth(Credits 3)
Description

This course allows the student to know the requirements and how to manage the growth of SMEs; to share the experience of many small and medium Quebec entrepreneurs working in various fields; to understand the interrelationships between the various activities of the overall management process of a small business; to recognize the principles and application management processes put in some existing businesses. This course focuses on the adaptation of management depending on the stage of development of SMEs.

The student admitted to the entrepreneurial profile must follow the course ENT-1000 ENT-3000.
The student admitted to profile sustainable development must follow the DDU-1000 courses and an elective course of Rule 1 of the profile.

RULE 3-3 CREDITS
Pass the course ANL-2020 Intermediate English II. The student who demonstrates that he has acquired this level (TOEIC: 675) during the test administered by the School of Languages can choose an English graduate courses or other modern language.

RULE 4-3 AMONG CREDITS:
The general education course out discipline, with the exception of the remedial French, English classes below-ANL-2020 and current indicated in Rules 1 and 2.
The student admitted to the entrepreneurial profile should follow the ENT-3010 course.
The student admitted to profile sustainable development must follow an elective course of Rule 1 of the profile.

PROFILES OF STUDY

PROFILE OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

DDU-1000 Foundations of sustainable development(Credits 3)
Description

This introductory course to sustainable development is for all undergraduate student. It is to provide an introduction to the concept of different sizes and the implementation of sustainable development tools. It allows the student to acquire the basic elements of a general reflection on sustainable development, which takes into account its many ambiguities and difficulties in its operationalization. In addition, this course encourages thinking about the tools necessary for his apprehension as social project. This interdisciplinary course is delivered remotely to autumn sessions, winter and summer. This course is mandatory sustainability profile.

RULE 1-6 AMONG CREDITS:
BIO-1910 Ecology and pollution(Credits 3)
Description

Environmental issues and their solutions according to the angle of ecology and ecosystem functioning. Sustainability of ecosystems and concept of balance. Human impacts: air, water, soil and groundwater, solid waste. Global issues: greenhouse effect and climate change, alternative energy, acid rain, ozone layer, biodiversity conservation, protected areas, international agreements. Environmental assessment, environmental management and certification. Sustainable development policy. Exposed lectures, industrial visits and workshops allow students to experience an environmental analysis according to different fields of practice.

DRT-1721 Introduction to Environmental Law and Sustainable Development(Credits 3)
Description

Introduction to environmental law in the context of current and future environmental challenges. Overview of the main legal instruments in Haiti to fight against environmental pollution and climate change, preserving biodiversity and implement sustainable development. Study of administrative appeals, civil and criminal. Study of authorization schemes, procedures of public review of the impacts and administrative appeals, civil and criminal to the public and to public administration.

ECN-1140 Energy and international economic issues(Credits 3)
Description

Analysis of the evolution of the international oil market. Behavior and strategy of the key players dominating this market: OPEC, the United States multinationals. Review of national energy policies. Study of the effects of oil shocks on the economic environment and international politics: the North-South dialogue, the petro-dollar debt of developing countries, etc.

FOR-2020 Environmental Assessment(Credits 3)
Description

Understanding the concept of environmental information. Use of environmental information in the context of an impact study. Theory and methods of impact assessment. Design and implementation of components of an impact study. Understanding the institutional framework within which fits this kind of study. Analysis of studies conducted in the framework of specific projects.

GGR-1006 Climate Change(Credits 3)
Description

Introduction to the climate system and its operation. Review and characteristics of the main greenhouse gas. Introduction to climate modeling, scenarios and forecasting models. Analysis of climate change impacts on physical and human environment. Adaptation measures envisaged to mitigate climate change. International agreements and the situation of Haiti.

GUI-2103 Real Estate and Sustainable Development(Credits 3)
Description

Introduction to general principles of building construction in a context of sustainable development. Basics on materials, components and assemblies of buildings: foundations, structures, envelopes, openings, mechanical systems and recoveries. Best practices for sustainable development in real estate, including the study of LEED and BOMA certifications.

MNG 2110 Sustainable development and management of organizations(Credits 3)
Description

This course’s main objective is to provide conceptual and practical tools to understand and efficiently integrate the concept of sustainable development in organizations. The foundations and practical applications of this concept will be apprehended using various examples and an interdisciplinary perspective.

POL-2207 Environmental Policies(Credits 3)
Description

The course objective is to introduce students to environmental issues from the perspective of policy analysis and public administration. The evolution of ecological thinking. The appearance of the main environmental issues and problems in contemporary societies. The instruments and management mechanisms at national and international level. The role of social forces. Quebec and Canadian dimension of environmental policies. Foreign experiences.

With the agreement of the program director, students may choose another course in sustainable development.

ENTREPRENEURIAL PROFILE 9 CREDITS

To complete 12 credits in the entrepreneurial profile, the student must pass the course GMT-1006.

ENT-1000 Know undertake: the passion to create and act(Credits 3)
Description

This introductory course in entrepreneurship is for any student in the first cycle. It aims to develop a sense of initiative and entrepreneurship in students, to help them discover and exploit its full entrepreneurial potential. The knowledge imparted to students relate to both the entrepreneur and the creative process by which he leads his project to fruition, be it a social project, commercial, cooperative, artistic or otherwise. Concrete examples are given to illustrate the passion of entrepreneurs, their need to create and innovate and action orientation. Available in class or distance, the course plays a key role in the development of entrepreneurial skills. The course includes the realization of an entrepreneurial sketch to sensitize the students to the realities of an entrepreneurial project and develop a more just vision of the challenges to be considered. The sketch is not a comprehensive business plan, the progress of the course remains primarily the discovery and development of the entrepreneurial potential of the student and not the creation of a company.

ENT-3000 Entrepreneurial Portfolio I(Credits 3)
Description

The student must be admitted to the entrepreneurial profile, Certificate in Entrepreneurship and SME management or firmware developing entrepreneurial skills and detain or above average 2.67 calculated on 24 credits or more in a program to register in this activity. The entrepreneurial portfolio allows students to develop a project related to their field of study, to establish a network of contacts and thus improve their entrepreneurial skills. Personalized support is provided by frequent meetings with a counselor Entrepreneurship throughout the project development period. Coaching facilitates the process by allowing the student to validate and deepen their project idea, to focus its efforts and develop its action plan.

ENT-3010 Entrepreneurial Portfolio II(Credits 3)
Description

The student must be admitted to the entrepreneurial profile, Certificate in Entrepreneurship and SME management or firmware developing entrepreneurial skills and detain or above average 2.67 calculated on 24 credits or more in a program to register in this activity. The entrepreneurial portfolio allows students to develop a project related to their field of study, to establish a network of contacts and thus improve their entrepreneurial skills. Personalized support is provided by frequent meetings with a counselor Entrepreneurship throughout the project development period. Coaching facilitates the process by allowing the student to validate and deepen their project idea, to focus its efforts and develop its action plan.

EHE-1SCG Studies – International profile – Bachelor’s degree in geomatics
Description

Activities carried out in a university abroad, under international profile, which will be equivalencies student record upon presentation of the official transcript of the activities. 12 to 18
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