GEOG 883
Remote Sensing Image Analysis and Applications



The purpose of this lesson is to provide an overview of how to assess the accuracy of land cover products generated from remotely sensed data.

Lesson Objectives

At the end of this lesson you will be able to:

  • discuss the principles of classification accuracy assessment;
  • construct an accuracy assessment error matrix;
  • apply the principles of classification accuracy assessment in a typical application setting;


If you have any questions now or at any point during this week, please feel free to post them to the Lesson 6 Questions and Comments Discussion Forum in Canvas.