Electronic Surveying

Description

Presents the theory and practical usage of electronic equipment used in field surveys such as electronic distance measuring devices and Global Positioning System receivers.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 1 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. To understand the theory, practice and management issues behind the use of electronic distance measurement.

2. To understand the theory, practice and management issues behind the use of Global Positioning System receivers.

Content

Electronic distance measurement, and Global Positioning System receivers

Assumed Knowledge

Content covered in courses SURV1110 and SURV1120.

Assessment Items

Report: Assignment Satellite Planning

Report: Assignment/Report (Satellite Positioning)

Report: Assignments/Reports

Written Assignment: Assignment

Formal Examination: Formal Examination

Contact Hours

Laboratory

Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for 4 Weeks

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for 13 Weeks

NOTE: The above distribution of contact hours may alter on a weekly basis and will be confirmed in the course outline handed to students in Week 1.

Practical

Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for 5 Weeks