Available in 2018

Course handbook


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.

Availability2018 Course Timetables


  • Semester 2 - 2018

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

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 LEGL2009, and successful completion of SURV1200, SURV2210, SURV2220, SURV2230 SURV3350 and SURV3510.

Assessment items

Report: Report

Quiz: Quiz

Report: Survey Camp/Report

Formal Examination: Formal Examination

Contact hours


Field Study

Face to Face Off Campus 8 hour(s) per Term Full Term

An 8 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 40 hour(s) per Week for 1 Weeks

This component is a “survey camp” that runs for 1 week in the mid semester break.