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Specimen Course

Bachelor of Surveying

Candidates for the degree shall pass all of the units prescribed for either the Land Surveying stream or the Computer Technology stream. However, the Academic Dean may, with the approval of the relevant Heads of Department, in a special case, allow a candidate to substitute another unit for a unit which has been prescribed.

Unit Code Unit Title Semester Weight
First Examination (Year 1)
Students repeating units from year 1 should refer to the Undergraduate Course and Unit Handbook, 1995
Second Examination (Year 2)
Land Surveying & Computer Technology
ASA201 Professional Experience [fy] 80
ASA202 Surveying Techniques 2 [fy] 20
Third Examination (Year 3)
Land Surveying
ASA302 Photogrammetry 1 [1] 7
ASA311 Analysis of Observations [fy] 14
ASA312 Land Studies 2 [fy] 18
ASA313 Spatial Information Systems 1 [1] 5
ASA314 Surveying Science 3 [fy] 14
ASA315 Cartography [fy] 7
ASA316 Surveying Techniques 3 [fy] 10
HSD106 Administration 1 (b) [2] 10
KMA310 Mathematics for Surveyors [fy] 15.6
Computer Technology
ASA302 Photogrammetry 1 [1] 7
ASA311 Analysis of Observations [fy] 14
ASA313 Spatial Information Systems 1 [1] 5
ASA314 Surveying Science 3 [fy] 14
ASA315 Cartography [fy] 7
ASA316 Surveying Techniques 3 [fy] 10
KCA220 Computer Systems [fy] 18
KCA236 Algorithms [1] 10
KMA310 Mathematics for Surveyors [fy] 15.6
Fourth Examination (Year 4)
Land Surveying
ASA402 Land Development Planning [fy] 15.6
ASA404 Photogrammetry 2 [fy] 14.6
ASA406 Surveying 4 (Project) [fy] 10
ASA417 Geodesy [fy] 12.4
ASA419 Spatial Information Systems 2 [2] 5.9
ASA421 Cadastral Studies [fy] 13.2
ACM405 Municipal Engineering for Surveyors [fy] 10
KGA365 Environmental Remote Sensing [2] 8.3
Any two chosen from-
AEA361 Accounting and Economics for Engineers [1] 5
ACC362 Project Management and Organisation [2] 5
AEA461 Business Strategies and Marketing for Engineers [2] 5
ACM462 Engineering Management and Law [1] 5
Computer Technology
ASA404 Photogrammetry 2 [fy] 14.6
ASA406 Surveying 4 (Project) [fy] 10
ASA417 Geodesy [fy] 12.4
ASA419 Spatial Information Systems 2 [2] 5.9
ASA421 Cadastral Studies [fy] 13.2
KCA312 Systems [fy] 13.7
KCA315 Software Engineering [fy] 16.7
Plus 16.7% (6 points) of Group 3 Computer
Science units (KCA324 Digital Image Processing recommended)




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