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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
HRT108 Introduction To Geodetic Engineering 927006 1 2 3
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to provide knowledge on geomatics engineering profession and career opportunities, geodetic instruments, and basic concepts of professional.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. Understand the geodetic measurement instruments and use simple geodetic instruments.
  2. Understand the basic concepts related to land registry, cadastre and zoning regulations.
  3. Understand the characteristics of topographic maps and base maps and their uses.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Sebahattin Bektaş, 2009. Pratik Jeodezi, OMÜ Yayını, Samsun.
Cevat İnal, Ali Erdi, Ferruh Yıldız, 2002. Topografya, Konya.
HKMO, 2008. Büyük Ölçekli Harita ve Harita Bilgileri Üretim Yönetmeliği, İşkur Matbaacılık San. ve Tic. Ltd. Şti., Ankara.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Geomatics engineering profession and career opportunities; Map types; Scale; Geodetic surveying and measurement instruments; Topographic map, base map; Basic concepts related to land registry, cadastre and zoning regulations.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Geomatics engineering profession and career opportunities
2.- Geoid - Landforms
3.- Map types - Information contained in the maps
4.Geodetic surveying and measurement instruments- Simple geodetic measurement instruments
5.Geodetic surveying and measurement instruments- Optical and electronic measurement instruments
6.Map scale
7.Large Scale Map and Map Information Production Regulation of Turkey
8.Natural and artificial objects and their representation on maps
9.- Geodetic Control Points- Referencing points
11.- Topographic map- Base map
12.- Contour line- Digital Elevation Model- Slope calculation
13.Basic concepts related to land registry, cadastre and zoning regulations
14.Development plan, subdivision plan
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study717
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11212
Individual Study for Final Examination11212