DE5205 – Engineering Surveying

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Module code
DE5205
Module title
Engineering Surveying
Prescription
To develop further knowledge and understanding of surveying with specific reference to engineering applications
Programmes
  • EN1603
  • SC1101
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
90
Self directed hours
60
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1.Execute survey computations and assess errors, accuracy and probability of survey data.
2.Demonstrate understanding of survey specialisation and methods.
3.Undertake a range of site and engineering surveying tasks.
4.Appraise safety requirements in surveying.
Content
Survey computations and co-ordinate manipulation, horizontal and vertical curves computations, area and volume quantities, types of errors, accuracy and probability analysis, computer applications
Robotic- and reflectorless total station, hydrographics, photogrammetry, GIS, GPS, cadastral surveys, introduction to subdivision surveys
Site survey controls, contours, special topographical surveys, set out of road works and buildings, survey mark protection, as built surveys, CTV, Certification
Safety on site, Generic TMP, Safety plans
Assessment Criteria
Assignments/Practicals40
Tests10
Examination50