# Surveying

 Course Code : ULZ0403 Author : uLektz University : General for All University Regulation : 2017 Categories : Civil Format : ePUB3 (DRM Protected) Type : eBook

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Description :Surveying of ULZ0403 covers the latest syllabus prescribed by General for All University for regulation 2017. Author: uLektz, Published by uLektz Learning Solutions Private Limited.

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##### Topics
###### UNIT – I INTRODUCTION

1.1 INTRODUCTION: definition-Uses of surveying-Overview of plane surveying (chain, compass and plane table)

1.2 Objectives, Principles and classifications

1.3 Errors in survey measurements

###### UNIT – II DISTANCES AND DIRECTION

2.1 DISTANCES AND DIRECTION: Distance measurement conventions and methods, Use of chain and tape

2.2 Electronic distance measurements (EDM), Principles of of electro optical EDM, Errors and corrections to linear measurements, Compass survey

2.3 Meridians, Azimuths and Bearings, declination, computation of angle

2.4 Traversing, Purpose-types of traverse, Traverse computation, Traverse adjustments - omitted measurements

###### UNIT – III LEVELING AND CONTOURING

3.1 LEVELING AND CONTOURING: Concept and Terminology - Levelling Instruments and their Temporary and permanent adjustments-Method of levelling

3.2 Characteristics and Uses of contours-Methods of conducting contour surveys and their plotting

###### UNIT – IV THEODOLITE and TACHEOMETRIC SURVEYING

4.1 THEODOLITE: Theodolite, description, principles, Uses and adjustments, Temporary and permanent, measurement of horizontal and vertical angles

4.2 Principles of Electronic Theodolite, Trigonometrical leveling

4.3 TACHEOMETRIC SURVEYING: Stadia and tangential methods of Tacheometry., Distance and Elevation formulae for Staff vertical position

###### UNIT – V CURVES

5.1 Curves: Types of curves

5.2 Design and setting out – simple and compound curves-Transition curves

5.3 Introduction to geodetic surveying

5.4 Total Station and Global positioning system.

###### UNIT – VI COMPUTATION OF AREAS AND VOLUMES

6.1 COMPUTATION OF AREAS AND VOLUMES: Area from field notes-Computation of areas along irregular boundaries and area consisting of regular boundaries

6.2 Embankments and cutting for a level section and two level sections with and without transverse slopes-Determination of the capacity of reservoir-Volume of borrow pits