Navigation is a field o study that focuses on the process o monitorin an controllin the movement o a craft or vehicle frae ane place tae anither. The field o navigation includes fower general categories: land navigation, marine navigation, aeronautic navigation, an space navigation. It is an aa the term o airt used for the specialized knawledge uised bi navigators tae perform navigation tasks. Aw navigational techniques involve locatin the navigator's poseetion compared tae kent locations or patterns.
Navigation, in a broader sense, can refer tae ony skill or study that involves the determination o poseetion an direction. In this sense, navigation includes orienteerin an pedestrian navigation. For information aboot different navigation strategies that fowk uise, veesit human navigation.