15.123 Surveying I

Surveying I

Course Details
Min Credits 4
Max Credits 4
Course ID 3098
Status Active

Basic principles of surveying: use, care, and adjustments of tape, engineers transit, engineers level, theodolite and electronic distance measuring devices; introduction to surveying processes by means of traverse computations, development of topographic information, introduction to global positioning systems, elementary photogrammetry, the Internet, and the use of the electronic computer in land surveying. Problems are used to illustrate basic principles.