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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
HRT111 Land Surveying-I 927006 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To ıntroduce geodesy to student, give fundamental proffesional informations and improve their calculation abilty.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Asst. Prof. Dr. Nükhet KONUK
Learning Outcomes
  1. To be informed about the shape of the earth
  2. To be informed about national and international measure units
  3. To be learned the simple measurement methods to calculate the parcel area
  4. To be learned the calculation of plane coordinates and the solution of the basic geodetic problems
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
E.Özbenli and T.Tüdeş, Ölçme Bilgisi. Celal Songu, Ölçme Bilgisi. Gündoğdu
Özgen, Ölçme Bilgisi
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Description of geodesy.Angle, bow and units of measurement.Plane geometry; Thales, Euclid, Pythagoras Theorems.Description of Trigonometric functions, signs and find of their value.Equations between angles’s trigonometric functions.To point out point and lines . Right – angled triangles. Distance measurement. Setting out of right angled. Land parsel measurement. Drawing of measurement. Changing of scale. Computation of areas and error computation. Planimeter and error computation.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.General Definitions, Earth's shape, measurement units
2.Angle units,
3.Small angles, and scales
4.Errors in surveying
5.The criteria Precision
6.Simple measurement methods
7.Simple measurement methods
8.The area calculations
9.The area calculations
10.The exam
11.The Cartesian coordinates
12.The Cartesian coordinates
13.The Basic problems of Geodesy
14. The Basic problems of Geodesy
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 Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures12560
Individual Study for Homework Problems5840
Individual Study for Mid term Examination41144