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CAT 2531 Advanced Surveying & Mapping

Utilization of surveying equipment and Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) software to perform field data collection and produce civil engineering drawings. Two classroom, three lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: CAT 1501 and MAT 1470 or MAT 1580 or MAT 2270

Course Outcomes
  • Perform field data collection to capture positions of natural and cultural features.
  • Compute horizontal and vertical curves used in highway design.
  • Utilize CAD software for surveying applications and base drawings.
  • Utilize surveying equipment to establish and adjust horizontal and vertical control networks.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Lab: 3 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Civil Engineering Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Not currently offered this term