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Planimetric Surveying 1

  • Course Code :
    SCM 221
  • Level :
  • Course Hours :
    2.00 Hours
  • Department :
    Department of Structural Engineering & Construction Management

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Area of Study :

• Distance measurements operations and its usage in mapping. • Various area computation techniques. • Leveling process and its application. • Angular measurements using theodolite

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Planimetric Surveying 1

Course outcomes:

a. Knowledge and Understanding:

1- - Define basic concepts of surveying operations
2- Primary surveying applications in engineering projects

b. Intellectual Skills:

1- Ability to derive different solutions for distance measurement obstacles.
2- Ability to differentiate between area computational techniques
3- Ability to analyze leveling data for elevation calculation
4- Usage of leveling for volume computations and grid leveling

c. Professional and Practical Skills:

1- Ability to distinguish distance measurement tools and instruments.
2- Ability to identify different types of surveying levels.
3- Ability to categorize surveying level and theodolite screws and parts
4- Ability to handle and practically work with the level and theodolite

d. General and Transferable Skills:

1- The skill and gift of working in team
2- Writing and presentation of surveying observations and results

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Planimetric Surveying 1

Course topics and contents:

Topic No. of hours Lecture Tutorial/Practical
Introduction 2 1 -
Distance measurement operations 7 2 1
Surveying for mapping 4 1 1
Area Computation 5 2 1
Leveling process 7 2
Leveling applications 8 3 1
Basic Concept of Theodolite 3 1 -
Angular measurements using theodolite 2 1 -

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