Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 48 hours per semester (Lectures: 24 hours, Lab exercises: 24 hours) |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Allison Kealy
Dr Allison Kealy
|Subject Overview:||This subject will provide an introduction to the design, adjustment and analysis of survey networks by application of least squares techniques. The subject includes a review of error theory; propagation of variances; testing for measurement outliers; review of matrix operations; variance matrices; observation equations; linearisation of non-linear functions; the least squares algorithm; testing least squares adjustments; interpreting results; and network adjustment in theory and practice|
Upon completion of this subject students will have the ability to:
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||• Ability to apply knowledge of science and engineering fundamentals |
• Ability to undertake problem identification, formulation, and solution
• Ability to communicate effectively, with the engineering team and with the community at large
• Capacity for lifelong learning and professional development
Master of Engineering (Geomatics) |
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