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Course syllabus B1-SCE_C - Surveying in Civil Engineering (FCE - SS 2018/2019)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Civil Engineering
Course unit code: B1-SCE_C
Course unit title: Surveying in Civil Engineering
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 5
Recommended semester/trimester: Civil Engineering - bachelor (compulsory), 2. semester
Civil Engineering (in english language) - bachelor (compulsory), 2. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
point evaluation of prepared programs
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students will obtain knowledge of plane surveying, measuring technology and the basic methodology of capturing and processing of surveying data. Students will understand the principles of construction the geodetic control, methods for measuring angles, distances and elevations, methodology for maps creation. They will get acquainted with activities of surveyors on sites.
Course contents:
Basic terminology. Basis of the error theory. Basis features of surveying instruments.
Angle measurement method. Horizontal and vertical angle measurement.
Distance measurement with tapes, optical and electronic distance meters.
Measurement of elevations. Principle of levelling, trigonometrical levelling, barometric levelling.
Construction of horizontal and vertical control. Stabilization of points. Polar method, intersection, resection, traversing.
Principles of photogrammetry. Exploitation of photogrammetric methods for maps creation.
Setting out of a structure. Dimensional control.
Area and volume calculations.
Laser system and their exploitation in civil engineering.
Recommended or required reading:
KAHMEN, H. -- FAIG, W. Surveying. Berlin : Walter de Gruyter, 1988. 578 p.

Schofield, W – Breach, M., 2007: Engineering Surveying. UK : Elsevier Ltd., 2007. 622 pp. ISBN 978-0-7506-6948-8.

Language of instruction: english or english and slovak
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 35

5,7 %5,7 %25,7 %22,9 %37,1 %2,9 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Ján Erdélyi, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - slovak, english
prof. Ing. Alojz Kopáčik, PhD. (person responsible for course, tutor) - slovak, english
Last modification: 28. 2. 2019
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Alojz Kopáčik, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Peter Korčák on 02/28/2019.

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