Geodesic instruments and land surveying methods

Course Code: IG 1106 • Study year: I • Academic Year: 2024-2025
Domain: Geodetic engineering • Field of study: Earth and cadastral measurements
Type of course: Compulsory
Language of instruction: English
Erasmus Language of instruction: English
Name of lecturer: Ioan Ienciu
Seminar tutor: Magdolna Eva Koncsag
Form of education Full-time
Form of instruction: Class
Number of teaching hours per semester: 56
Number of teaching hours per week: 4
Semester: Autumn
Form of receiving a credit for a course: Grade
Number of ECTS credits allocated 4

Course aims:

The general objectives of this discipline are:- the ability to collect, manage and process topographic information;- the ability to adapt to new situations, showing creativity.The advances made in the construction of the topographic and geodetic instruments are conditioned by the remarkable achie
Correct use of concepts and tools in geodetic engineering for the elaboration of topographic plans for situation, execution, cadastre, etc.

Course Entry Requirements:


Course contents:

1. Introduction 2. Instruments for direct measurement of distances 3. Tools for measuring angles 4. Tools for measuring level differences 5. Tools for measuring level differences - checking and calibration 6. Electro-optical instruments - calibration, rectification 7. Electro-optical instruments - electronic theodolites 8. Electro-optical instruments - electronic levels 9. Total stations 10. GPS 11. Tools for determining the size of the surfaces

Teaching methods:

Instruction is a combination of lectures, conversation and theoretical and practical examples

Learning outcomes:

C2. Making topographical required to develop specific plans and topographic and thematic maps.

Learning outcomes verification and assessment criteria:

Exam at least 2 test subjects - written examination (66% of the final grade)Test of the lab - practical (33% of the final grade)

Recommended reading:

Bianu, V., Opticã geometricã, Editura Tehnicã Bucureşti, -, 1962, -.
Neamţu, M.; Ulea, E.; Atudorei, M.; Boceanu, I., Instrumente Topografice şi Geodezice, Editura Tehnicã, Bucureşti,, 1982, -.
Ienciu, I.; Oprea, L.; Voicu, G. E.; Borşan, T., Instrumente geodezice şi metode măsurare – îndrumător de laborator, Seria Didactica, Universitatea „1 Decembrie 1918”, Alba-Iulia, 2009, -.