Surveying Studies (ENCE5202)

Level: 
5
Credits: 
15 (0.125 EFTS)
Compulsory: 
Yes
Aim: 
To introduce the principles and safe practice of land surveying and its connections to the natural and cultural world of New Zealand.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the New Zealand Diploma in Surveying programme to enrol in this course.
Topics include: 

? Basic purpose and principles of land surveying
Historical perspectives, types of land survey, units of measurement, modern trends.
? Areas, volumes and contours for survey purposes
areas of circular shape, polygon, arbitrary shape areas using geometrical principles, double longitude method,
planimeter; volumes using end areas, prisms, cross-section, estimating, geometrical shapes; land contours from reduced levels and stockpile.
? M?ori cultural views of the natural world and their implications for surveying practice in New Zealand
use and management of natural resources by M?ori, P?keh? and other selected cultures, different land tenure systems
? Safety in survey practice
Indicative content
hazards and controls at surveying workplaces, safe access to properties.
Timetable: 
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 2054

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
1 Mar 18 - 12 Apr 18 LectureThursday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-2010)
3 May 18 - 7 Jun 18 LectureThursday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-2010)
26 Feb 18 - 9 Apr 18 LectureMonday12:30 - 14:30 Mt Albert (023-1020)
30 Apr 18 - 4 Jun 18 LectureMonday12:30 - 14:30 Mt Albert (023-1020)
Note: This course is offered as part of New Zealand Diploma in Surveying.

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