Introduction to elementary surveying practices such as autolevel, total station, global positioning system (GPS) as well as covering highlights of construction materials, tools, and techniques. In addition geomatics, the study of spatially related data, will be introduced. Instruction will cover the integrated approach of measurement, analysis, and management of the descriptions and locations of Earth-based data. This course is inquiry based and fully integrated with field experience that emphasizes active learning strategies.
Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017