Introduction to differential leveling; terms used in leveling; field note-keeping; peg-test; bench mark leveling; level note reductions and adjustment. Leveling applications - sewer-line survey and building site survey; earthwork volume calculations.
- No prerequisites are required for this course.
Below is one offering of SURV 1101 for the Winter 2023 term.
Sat Mar 18 - Sat Apr 22 (5 weeks)
- 5 weeks
- CRN 41010
Class meeting times
|Mar 18 - Apr 22||Sat||09:00 - 16:00||Burnaby SW01 Rm. 2024|
Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.
Substantial footwear, raingear, field book and paper are required for this course. No class on April 8, 2023 (Good Friday/Easter Monday weekend). You may proceed to register for this course online, or by contacting Student Information and Enrollment Services (SIES) at 604-434-1610 or 1-866-434-1610 Toll-Free (Canada and US only).
This section is only available for registration starting Wed October 26, 2022 at 9:00 am (PDT)
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Carry out differential leveling - bench mark and detail leveling.
- Take and reduce field notes.
- Adjust level loops.
- Carry out a peg test to determine if the level instrument is in good adjustment or not.
- Calculate grades and invert elevations sewer-lines.
- Cut and fill; earthwork volume determinations.
Effective as of Winter 2007
Survey Instrument Operations: Levels (SURV 1101) is offered as a part of the following programs:
School of Construction and the Environment
- Civil Technology
Associate Certificate Part-time
- Civil Technology
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