Academic Item Menu


This course introduces the student to a wide variety of surveying applications undertaken as part of engineering projects. Selected topics of specialist survey applications will be dealt with using lectures, guest speakers and technology demonstrations. Topics will be selected from the following: mining surveying (including azimuth transfer, north-seeking gyro theodolites, plumbing of shafts and high structures), industrial surveying, tunnel surveying, hydrographic surveying, alignments, monitoring of deformations and settlement of terrain, structures and machines, design of precise engineering networks, project surveying methodology and advanced least squares analysis.

Study Level


Offering Terms

Term 1



Indicative contact hours


Conditions for Enrolment

Course Outline

To access course outline, please visit:


Pre-2019 Handbook Editions

Access past handbook editions (2018 and prior)

Helpful utilities like sharing or printing this page
Share Link via Email
Download PDF