Electronic Surveying

Course code SURV2180Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Engineering

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

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 1
Previously offered in 2014
Objectives1. 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.
ContentElectronic distance measurement, and Global Positioning System receivers
Replacing Course(s)N/A.
TransitionN/A.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeContent covered in courses SURV1110 and SURV1120.
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsProblem Based Learning
Lecture
Laboratory
Practical
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Essays / Written AssignmentsBased on field or laboratory exercises in electronic distance measurements, and Global Positioning System receivers.

NOTE: Any modification to the above assessment arrangement will appear on the course outline normally issued in Week 1.
Examination: Formal
Contact HoursLaboratory: for 3 hour(s) per Week for 4 weeks
Practical: for 3 hour(s) per Week for 5 weeks
Lecture: for 3 hour(s) per Week for 13 weeks
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for SURV2180