Austin Community College
Spring 2009 - ALL COURSES

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Updated: 05/12/2009 11:26:27


LAND SURVEYING/GEOMATICS

CLASSROOM 
16 Week Session January 20 - May 17
SRVY 1301 Introduction to Surveying

R	[0/16]	32260	Lec	001	EVC	8106	MW	 5:40pm -  6:55pm	OH Escobar, Miguel
SRVY 1335 Land Surveying Applications--Lab
R+	[10/12]	32261	Lec	001	EVC	8106	S	 8:30am -  1:50pm	OH Barnard, John
SRVY 1341 Land Surveying
R+	[12/16]	32262	Lec	001	EVC	8106	TTh	 5:40pm -  6:55pm	OH Barnard, John
SRVY 2344 Surveying Legal Principles II
R+	[10/13]	32263	Lec	001	EVC	8106	TTh	 7:05pm -  8:20pm	OH Escobar, Miguel
SRVY 2486 Internship -- Survey Technology/Surveying
R+	[6/12]	32264	Int	001	EVC	TBA	TBA	                 	OH Barnard, John


DISTANCE LEARNING 
Course Descriptions All Courses 
SRVY 1301 Introduction to Surveying
An overview of the surveying profession. The history of surveying and its impact on the world. Review of the mathematics used in surveying. Introduction to basic surveying equipment with emphasis on horizontal and vertical measurements. Instruction on surveying procedures and the limitation of errors. Calculation to determine precision and error of closure. May be taken concurrently with SRVY 2343.

SRVY 1335 Land Surveying Applications--Lab
An intermediate lab course covering the equipment, techniques, and hardware of the profession necessary to measure horizontal and vertical angles and distances used in traversing according to prevailing and applicable professional standards: e.g. electronic distance measuring equipment, total stations, theodolites, compasses, remote sensing equipment, global positioning receivers, data collectors and hand-help programmable calculators. Practice in the establishment of monuments, corners, lines and witness points in accordance with available data. Prerequisite: Corequisites: SRVY 1341.

SRVY 1341 Land Surveying
A study of the measurement and determination of boundaries, areas, shapes, location through traversing techniques. Instruction in a variety of adjustment methods using programmed and non-programmed hand-held calculators and computers. Methods of traversing and adjustment of errors according to prevailing and applicable professional standards and the standards of the Texas Board of Professional Land Surveying. Prerequisite: SRVY 1301. Corequisites: SRVY 1345.

SRVY 2344 Surveying Legal Principles II
An advanced course in legal principles, retracement and boundary location with application of legal principles and rules of construction including writing survey reports and property descriptions; and a review of boundary law cases. Prerequisite: SRVY 2343.

SRVY 2486 Internship -- Survey Technology/Surveying
A work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. A learning plan is developed by the college and the employer. Prerequisite: SRVY 2339 and SRVY 2343.