COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Survey Practice
Course Code: 
15CVL282
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Semester: 
3
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Chennai
Coimbatore

'Survey Practice' is a course offered in the third semester of B. Tech. in Civil Engineering program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

  1. Chain & Compass survey- Traversing and plotting of details
  2. Plane table survey - two point & three point problems – traversing
  3. Levelling - Plane of collimation & Rise and fall method
  4. Levelling - Longitudinal & cross sectioning
  5. Contour surveying
  6. Theodolite surveying - Measurement of angles and traversing
  7. Heights and distances by tacheometry and solution of triangles
    • Total Station – Traversing and Area Calculation
    • Area calculation using Planimeter.
  8. Mapping using GPS
  9. Study of Minor instruments
  10. Study of modern survey instruments - Automatic levels, Electronic theodolite.