Industrial Surveying

Course code SURV4110Units 10Level 4000Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Engineering

Presents applications of surveying field, office and management principles and practices to the specific environment encountered in mining surveys and other industrial surveys.

Available in 2014

Callaghan CampusSemester 1
Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
Objectives1. to understand the peculiarities of the demands and options in industrial and mining surveying
2. to apply surveying field skills to industrial and mining surveying
3. to become familiar with special equipment typically used in mining and industrial surveys
4. to apply surveying office computing and data reduction skills to industrial and mining surveying
5. to apply surveying data and information analysis skills to industrial and mining surveying
6. to apply surveying management skills to industrial and mining surveying
Content1. Characteristics of industrial and mining surveying.
2. Aspects of theodolite design, usage and errors in precise surveys.
3. Optical intersection techniques.
4. Special instruments encountered in industrial and mining surveying.
5. Statistical analysis in precise surveys.
6. Photogrammetric methods for precise surveys.
Replacing Course(s)N/A.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeContent covered in courses SURV1110 Surveying 1, SURV1120 Surveying 2, SURV2130 Surveying 3,
SURV2340 Survey Computing, SURV3350 Analysis of Observations.
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLaboratory
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify)A combination of formal examination, project based assignments, and other examinations.

NOTE: Any modification to the above assessment arrangement will appear on the course outline normally issued in Week 1.
Contact HoursTutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Practical: for 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2014 Course Timetables for SURV4110