GMGD211 Applied Geomatics
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Course responsible: Jon Glenn Omholt Gjevestad
Teachers: Ola Øvstedal
ECTS credits: 10
Faculty: Department of Mathematical Sciences and Technology
Teaching language: NO
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This course starts in June block. This course has teaching/evaluation in June block and Autumn parallel.
Course frequency: Annually
First time: 2013V
Field course: Planning, reconnaissance and geodetic measurements. Verification of observation material in the field. Lab: Groupwise calculations based on the results from the field exercises: outlier detection, testing existing networks and reliability analysis. Relations with national standards.
Master the planning, field work and analysis of geodetic measurements. There will be great emphasis on quality assurance and connections to relevant standards.
All learning activities in this course are done in groups. First part consists of 8 days of fieldwork and data collection based on general methods in land surveying. Second part consists of analysis and processing of own observations. The work is presented as groupwise reports.
Groupwise project report
Special requirements in Science
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Field exercises: 60 hours. Lectures: 10 hours. Exercises: 80 hours.
External examiner evaluates all project reports
Examination details: Term paper: A - E / Ikke bestått