Surveying

Civil Engineering
4 ECTS; 2º Ano, 2º Semestre, 15,0 T + 45,0 PL

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Mathematics

Objectives
Learn basic knowledge of topography and its application in the performance of Civil Engineering activities. Be able to use the machinery and make minor topographic surveying and design construction site layouts.

Program
General elements of topography.
The theodolite.
Measuring distances.
General surveying methods.
Levelling.
Topographic applications.

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous assessment. Practical fieldwork and in-office work. Theoretical and practical written tests.
A minimum of 2.5 in the theoretical part is required to pass.
Final assessment: written test (100%)

Bibliography
- Doménech, F. Topografia. (Vol. -). -: Colecção Construções e Móveis
- -, -. Tratado General de Topografia. (Vol. -). Barcelona: Ed. Gustavo Gili S.A.
- -, -. Topografia Geral. (Vol. -). -: Ed. Tecnicas Xerez
- Sousa, J. e Madeira, S. e Gonçalves, J. Topografia - Conceitos e Aplicações. -: -

Method of interaction
Lectures and practical classes involving exercise solving.

Software used in class