Civil Engineering Technology (CIV)

CIV 174 - Geomatics

Course Description

Effective: 2016-08-01

Teaches the art, science, and technologies used in the determination of position. Introduces basic plane surveying measurements and computations for horizontal, vertical and angular measurement, traversing, area, simple curves, topography, and construction surveys, and introduces Geographic Information Systems.
Lecture 3 hours per week. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

The course will introduce students to surveying.

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CIV 175 - Geomatics Laboratory

Course Description

Effective: 2016-08-01

Teaches use of instrumentation to make basic plane surveying measurements for horizontal, vertical, and angular measurement, and includes construction survey and layout. Focuses on the use of pacing techniques, steel tape, level, and total stations.
Laboratory 3 hour. Total 3 hours per week.
1 credits

General Course Purpose

The proposed is a laboratory course to apply concepts learned in the proposed Geomatics course.

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CIV 239 - Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulics Laboratory

Course Description

Effective: 2012-01-01

Provides problem-solving, data analysis, and technical writing experience. Explores fluid properties, hydrostatics, fluid dynamics, closed conduit flow, open channel flow, and flow measurement.
Lab 2 hours, Total 2 hours per week
1 credits

General Course Purpose

Provides problem-solving, data analysis, and technical writing experience to supplement instruction in CIV 240, Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics. Explores fluid properties, hydrostatics, fluid dynamics, closed conduit flow, open channel flow, and flow measurement.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

To be determined at the local level (Co-Requisite: CIV 240)

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CIV 274 - Advanced Geomatics

Course Description

Effective: 2016-01-08

Teaches the art, science, and technologies used in the determination of position. Introduces survey statistics, coordinate systems and datums, principles of photogrammetry, mapping, map projections, boundary surveys, public land surveys, Global Positioning System (GPS), and Geographic Information System (GIS) concepts. Prepares students for applicable areas of the State Land Surveyor Examination and the Land Surveyors-in-Training Examination.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

To introduce students to advanced surveying topics and methods.

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CIV 275 - Advanced Geomatics Laboratory

Course Description

Effective: 2016-08-01

Provides the opportunity to use instrumentation to conduct topographic, layout, curve, profile, property, boundary, and control surveys. Focuses on the use of level, total station, and GPS units.
Laboratory 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
1 credits

General Course Purpose

Provides the opportunity to use instrumentation to conduct topographic, layout, curve, profile, property, boundary, and control surveys. Focuses on the use of level, total station, and GPS units.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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