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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
HRT431 GNSS Networks (EC 5) 927006 4 7 3
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
explaining the GPS positioning system and assessment principles of GPS networks.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd. Doç. Dr. Yasemin ŞİŞMAN
Learning Outcomes
  1. The general concept of GNNS system are learned.
  2. The mothods of point positioning using satellite geodesy are learned.
  3. The height system of GNNS are learned.
  4. The solution of GNNS network are made.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Eren K., Uzel, T., GPS Ölçmeleri, Y.T.Ü. İnşaat Fakültesi, Jeodezi ve Fotogrametri Müh.Böl. , Yayın no: 301, İstanbul, 1995.Seeber, G., Satellite Geodesy: foundations, methods, and applications, Berlin; New York: de Gruyter, 1993.Wells, D.E. et al., Guide to GPS Positioning, Second edition, Canadian GPS Associates, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, 1987.Hofmann-Wellenhof, Lichtenegger, H., Collins, J., GPS Theory and Practice, Forth edition, Springer- Verlag, New York, 1997.Leick, A., GPS Satellite Surveying, Second Edition, John Wiley and Sons Inc., New York, 1995.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Basic concepts about GPS, GPS measurement and evaluation techniques, static and kinematic measurement, triangulation network with static measurement, coordinate calculations with kinematic measurement .
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Coordinate Systems
2.General concepts of national triangulation networks
3.General concepts of national triangulation networks
4.General concepts of GPS
5.The solutions og GPS networks
6.he solutions og GPS networks
7.Height concepts in GPS
8.The establishing principles of GPS networks
9.The establishing principles of GPS networks
11.The applications of GPS metworks
12.The applications of GPS metworks
13.The applications of GPS metworks
14.The applications of GPS metworks
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
Self Study14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination14228
Individual Study for Final Examination155