SURVEYING

CIV2SUR

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Surveying is the science of taking field measurements on or near the surface of the Earth. Survey measurements include horizontal and vertical angles, horizontal, vertical and slope distances. In particular, surveying as it applies to engineering involves the recording and processing the data necessary for the design and the construction of engineering projects.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorKatherine Legge

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites GEO2ISS

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsSurvey Engineering. A Guide to First PrinciplesPrescribedCavil, J.A.L, 1995THIS TEXTBOOK IS AVAILABLE FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKatherine Legge

Class requirements

Laboratory Class Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
2 x numerical calculation assignments20
4 x practical reports based on practical sessions completed40
One 3-hour written examination40