Plane Surveying   [Archived Catalog]
Northwest Vista College Schedule/Catalog 2013-2014

ENGR 1407 - Plane Surveying

Cross-Listed With: SRVY 1413 

Prerequisites: MATH 2412  or MATH 1316  or equivalent with a grade of "C" or better.

Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite (Fall 2013): ENGL 0301 
Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite (Fall 2013): READ 0303 
Integrated Reading & Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite (Spring 2014): INRW 0420 
This course emphasizes the development of skills necessary to recognize and solve problems in surveying using principles of measurement and error analysis; introduction and use of various precision instruments used for surveying (including level, theodolites, electronic distance measuring equipment, and total stations for collecting field data); control of survey data; introduction of Global Positioning Systems (GPS) and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and their use in surveying; and use of graphic design software in surveying problems.

Semester Hours: (4-3-3)

CIP: 15.1102.51 11

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