Industrial Surveying

Description

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

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 1 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. 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

Content

  1. 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.

Assumed Knowledge

Content covered in courses SURV1110 Surveying 1, SURV1120 Surveying 2, SURV2130 Surveying 3, SURV2340 Survey Computing, SURV3350 Analysis of Observations.

Assessment Items

Report: Report

Project: Project

Quiz: Quiz

Contact Hours

Practical

Face to Face On Campus 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term