Land Boundary Definition


Introduces land titling systems and the definition of land in urban and rural cadastres. It is an essential topic area for any surveyor dealing with titled land systems. A field camp of 5 days duration is an essential element.



  • Semester 2 - 2016

Learning Outcomes

1. Introduce students to fundamental cadastral concepts.

2. Bring students to competency in urban and rural land parcel definition processes and regulations.


  • Introduction to fundamental concepts of land titling.
  • Survey Practice regulations.
  • Urban and rural surveys.

Assumed Knowledge

Content covered in Second Year B. Surv. courses

Assessment Items

Report: Report

Quiz: Quiz

Report: Survey Camp/Report

Formal Examination: Formal Examination

Contact Hours


Field Study

Face to Face Off Campus 18 hour(s) per Term

An 8 hour field study and a 10 hour field study


Face to Face On Campus 5 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

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.


Face to Face On Campus 50 hour(s) per Week for 1 Weeks