Course detail

Structural and Industry Geodesy

FAST-CE052OptionalMaster's (2nd cycle)Acad. year: 2017/2018Summer semester1. year of study2  credits

Basic terms of structural geodesy.
Measurement errors, accuracy measures of 1D and 2D quantities, fundamentals of setting out accuracy analyses.
Precise methods of angle, distance, and height measurements.
Horizontal and vertical setting out methodology. Setting out drawings.
Setting out control networks.
Geodesy in designing and in construction phase of structures.
Deformation measurements of structures.
Contemporary progressive geodetic measuring technologies (Global satellite navigation systems, Laser scanning).

Department

Institute of Geodesy (GED)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Extended knowledge of students about geodesy in civil engineering.

Prerequisites

Basic knowledge of mathematics and 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. Basic terms of structural geodesy. Measurement errors, accuracy measures of 1D and 2D quantities.
2. Fundamentals of setting out accuracy analyses. Precise methods of angle and distance measurements.
3. Precise levelling. Setting out of angles, distances, and heights.
4. Basic methods of horizontal and vertical setting out.
5. Setting out drawings. Setting out control networks. Geodesy in designing and realization of structures.
6. Deformation measurements. Underground surveying.
7. Progresive geodetic measuring technologies (Global satellite navigation systems, Laser sscanning, Photogrammetry).

Aims

Extended knowledge of geodesy in civil engineering.

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.

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

13 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

seminars

13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer