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ENGR 111 Surveying

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Course Description

Theory and applications of plane surveying: office computations and design, operation of surveying field equipment, and production of engineering plans/maps. Topics include distances, angles, and directions; differential leveling; traversing; boundary and topographic surveys; volume/earthwork; horizontal and vertical curves; land description techniques; construction applications; and Global Positioning System (GPS). Field work using tapes, levels, transits, theodolites, total stations, and GPS.

Units: 4
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: MATH 130 or appropriate score on the College Placement Test or other multiple measures assessment.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU , UC
C-ID: ENGR 180