Course detail

Engineering Geodesy II

FAST-HE03Acad. year: 2020/2021

Methodology of accuracy analyses of engineering geodesy tasks. Detailed relative and two-step accuracy analyses of horizontal and vertical setting out methods.
Geodesy in preparation and designing of structures. Setting out and measurement in course of construction of transportation structures. Geodesy in bridge construction. Geodetic documentation of monumental buildings, measurements for reconstruction of buildings.
Prescriptions and standards for engineering geodesy.

Department

Institute of Geodesy (GED)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Student masters the methodology for setting out two dimensional accuracy analysis of horizontal positional parameters.
Student gets acquainted with complex tasks of geodesy in various fields of civil engineering, including the overview of standards and prescriptions for engineering geodesy .

Prerequisites

Knowledge of accuracy analysis principles. Knowledge of geodetic measuring principles.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Richardus, P.: Project Surveying. A.A.Balkema Rotterdam, 1984.
Michalčák, O. a kol.: Inžinierska geodézia I. Alfa Bratislava, 1985. (SK)
Michalčák, O. a kol.: Inžinierska geodézia II. Alfa Bratislava, 1990.
Irvine, W.: Surveying for Construction. McGraw-Hill, Glasgow, 1995.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Methodology of engineering geodesy accuracy analyses.
2. Detailed relative and two-step accuracy analyses of horizontal and vertical setting out methods 1.
3. Detailed relative and two-step accuracy analyses of horizontal and vertical setting out methods 2.
4. Geodesy in preparation and designing of structures.
5. Setting out drawings.
6. Control networks for setting out - building and accuracy analysis.
7. Measurements for transportation structures 1.
8. Measurements for transportation structures 2.
9. Measurements for bridge construction.
10. Geodetic documentation of monumental buildings, measurements for reconstruction of buildings.
11. Industrial geodesy 1.
12. Industrial geodesy 2.
13. Prescriptions and standards for engineering geodesy.

Aims

Mastering of methodology for setting out accuracy analysis of basic geometrical quantities. Mastering of methodology for setting out two dimensional accuracy analysis of horizontal positional parameters.
Acquaintance with basic tasks of geodesy in various fields of civil engineering.
Acquaintance with engineering geodesy standards and prescriptions.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme N-P-C-GK Master's

    branch GD , 1. year of study, winter semester, 6 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Exercise

39 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer