NR531 Remote Sensing and SurveyingUpdated: 24 October 2018
Intensive schools are for students enrolled in Online Mode only, unless specified in the notes.
|Supervised Exam||There is a supervised exam at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled. The paper-based exam will be held at an established exam venue, and coordinated by UNE Exams Unit.|
|Pre-requisites||candidature in a postgraduate award|
Students enrolling in this unit should note a basic mathematical understanding is assumed of algebra, triangles, trigonometry and geometry. Please ensure you have revised these mathematical concepts before attempting this unit. For further information please email the unit coordinator.
Students will supply and wear a broad brimmed hat (no caps), long sleeved collared shirt, thick pants/trousers (no shorts) sunglasses, sunscreen, raincoat, and sturdy walking shoes/boots for field trips.
- Remote Sensing and Surveying
|Coordinator(s)||Janelle Wilkes (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
The unit content includes an introduction to basic surveying, mapping, global positioning systems and remote sensing technologies. This understanding is then integrated and applied to real world scenarios to solve problems or manage opportunities at local scales. There is then a choice of two modules (i) remote sensing technologies informing decisions including precision agriculture and environment, or (ii) surveying for Bachelor of Engineering Technology students including the use of levels, electronic distance measurements, and total stations.
Where calculators are permitted in examinations, it must be selected from an approved list, which can be accessed from the Further Information link below.
|Materials||Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.|
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: