Thunder Bay • Orillia

Bachelor of Engineering (Civil Engineering)/Master of Business Administration (TB) - Surveying

Civil Engineering 1235 Surveying
Elementary plane surveying. Errors. Use of measuring tape, level, transit, total station and associated equipment; levelling; measurement of distance and angles; traverses; topographic surveys. Computation of coordinates, latitudes and departures and areas. Electronic distance measuring and GPS. Route and construction surveys including calculations and surveying of profiles, cross-sections, circular, spiral and vertical curves, and grades. Field exercises on all topics. Surveying Field School: A one week surveying field school will be held on campus immediately after spring examinations.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 2-1.5; 0-0
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences