The syllabus covers the study of the marine environment: course modules are devoted to Descriptive Oceanography, Marine Geology, Marine Meteorology and Sedimentary Hydrodynamics.
You will study in depth the different sensor systems used in hydrography: single and multi-beam echo-sounders, positioning systems, inertial systems, imaging sonar, Doppler sonar… all are complex measurement systems, which require in-depth knowledge of their functioning.
Finally, you will discover the products of Hydrography: methods for managing and processing bathymetric data, digital elevation models, marine charts.
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Graduate students with a French “Licence” degree, Bachelor or equivalent in Geomatics, Geophysics, Marine Environment or in a more general field of Earth Sciences, Environment or Physical Geography.
ENSTA Bretagne, Brest, France