- Introduction to surveying/levelling
- Levelling applications/angle measurement
- Distance measurement/traversing/surveying computations
- Areas and volumes/curves in road design
- Construction site surveying
- Introduction to GIS, data models & data types - Pt. 1
- Data models & data types - Pt. 2, coordinate systems
- Spatial data processing, census data analysis
- Geo coding and network analysis
- Audio/Video conferencing
- Discussion forum/Discussion Board
- Embedded Multimedia
- Online assignment submission
- Podcasting/Lecture capture
- Virtual Classroom
- Resources and Links
- Online Assessment
- Audio-Video streaming
In order to enrol in this subject, you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:
- EquipmentDetails - Audio headset with microphone are required to access weekly consultation and help desk facilities.
The subject provides an integrated understanding of modern geospatial technologies emphasising their application to the study of natural and built environments. Special emphasis is placed on the technology of Geographical Information Systems.
The subject incorporates a broad overview of mapping, surveying, cartography, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Global Positioning Systems (GPS), remote sensing and geospatial technology integration.
- Individual computer-based GIS (35%)
- Group manual GIS (20%)
- Test (45%)
Textbook information is pending.
Associate Degree in Engineering
- Restricted - Core Subject Civil Engineering
- Restricted - Major in Civil Engineering
- Restricted - Core Subject in Mechanical Engineering
- Restricted - Major in Mechanical Engineering