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SVY2301 Automated Surveying Systems

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Engineering & Surveying
School or Department : Surveying & Spatial Science


Pre-requisite: SVY1104 or Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: GCST or GDST


Today's surveying graduate needs skills in the use and application of electronic field equipment in particular, total stations and hand held data recorders other electronic measurement systems. They also need the ability to be able to utilise computer software to process this data for design and plan production purposes. This course introduces the student to a variety of electronic total stations and data recorders and develops their skills in the use of this equipment in a practical field situation. Instruction is also given in the use of relevant computer hardware and software packages associated with data processing. The methodology of automated field surveying is also discussed.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 External
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba