Course detail

Metrology and Standardization

FAST-NEB040Acad. year: 2020/2021

1) Fundamentals of metrology. National metrology system in the Czech Republic, role of technical standards in technical practice.
2) Calibration of measuring devices, check and compliance measurements, selected standards, legislation.
3) Geometric accuracy of buildings, selected standards.
4) Process of check accuracy, check measurements, selected standards.
5) Selected foreign standards (ISO, EN, DIN, BS).
6) Quality, quality management, a set of ISO 9000 standards for surveying.
7) Standardization of surveying, contractual relationships and pricing.

Department

Institute of Geodesy (GED)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Student gets konowledge about metrologic aspects which are connected with geodetic measurements. Student gets overview of standards for engineering geodesy.

Prerequisites

Knowledge basics of engineering geodesy, construction and industry geodesy.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

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. Fundamentals of metrology. National metrology system in the Czech Republic, role of technical standards in technical practice.
2. Calibration of measuring devices, check and compliance measurements, selected standards, legislation.
3. Metrological check of gauge accuracy, selected standards, legislation – part 1.
4. Metrological check of gauge accuracy, selected standards, legislation – part 2.
5. Geometric accuracy of buildings, selected standards – part 1.
6. Geometric accuracy of buildings, selected standards – part 2.
7. Process of check accuracy, check measurements, selected standards.
8. Selected foreign standards (ISO, EN, DIN, BS).
9. Quality, quality management, a set of ISO 9000 standards for surveying.
10. Standardization of surveying, contractual relationships and pricing.

Aims

Deepening of students knowledge by metrologic aspects which are connected with geodetic measurements. Overview of Czech Standards for engineering geodesy.

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 NPC-GK Master's, 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Exercise

13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer