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Surveying Instruments (SURV 101)

Credit Course

3 credits

$122 per credit

in-county, fees apply


Introduces the instruments of surveying and their use in the art of determining the relative positions of points and lines on the earth's surface. Covers procedures for keeping proper field notes; causes of errors and mistakes in measurements; methods of determining accurate linear measurements; and procedures for determining distances and elevations by direct and indirect methods. Examines proper use of the transit, theodolite, compass, electronic total station, engineer's level, auto compensating level, alidade, scientific calculator, and global positioning systems. Recommended to be taken concurrently with SURV 111. 2 hours lecture and 3 hours lab per week. Credit by exam available. Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.


Fall 2024 ( Sections)

  • Section Meeting Times:

    • Time:
      8:00 a.m. - 1:10 p.m.
      Days of Week:
      Location: Catonsville, HTEC 231

    Section Information:

    • Format: In-person
    • 0 Available Seats
    • Dates: 08/26/2024 - 12/15/2024
    • Instructor: Michael Davis
    • Course ID: #90318

    Credit Hours: 3

    Billable Hours: 3