Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Surveying * MDS   211 3 3 3 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites yok
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Cemaliye ŞEFLEK
Öğr. Gör.CEMALİYE ŞEFLEK1. Öğretim Grup:A
The aim of this course; To define students the basic concepts about topography, the characteristics of measuring instruments and use, learning area calculation method, learning the concepts of scale, learning calculation of polygons, height and tachymeter.
Definitions, scale and Errors, types of land surveys, instruments, precision and accuracy, distance measurements: taping and electronic distance measurement, angles, bearings, azimuths, field operations with total stations, and theodolites, computations and adjustment of measurements, area calculations.

Learning Outcomes

Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
Having knowledge on mining combination of their theoretical and practical knowledge on applications.
Understand the principles and methods of work safety
Identifies problems in the field of mining with the help of the scientific data, gains modeling and solution skills
Explains and uses the basic measurement techniques in mining areas.
Explain technological methods used in discovery, extraction and processing of mines.
Actively uses current techniques and tools in basic mining areas in laboratory lessons.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Definitions, Scales and Errors (coarse, regular and irregular Errors) Reading related sources
2 Marking the point of land - up crop marks, specifying the correct terrain (jalonl renovation), the measurement of length Reading related sources
3 Height measurements (leveling), Methods for measuring the height, geometric leveling, height difference method Reading related sources
4 Levelling booklet making (height difference method) Field Work Reading related sources
5 Levelling booklet making (Observation Plane jeans method) Field Work Reading related sources
6 Surface leveling (Excavation Volumes) Reading related sources
7 Surface leveling (Excavation Volumes) Field Work Reading related sources
8 Mid-Term Exam Studying midterm exam
9 Trigonometric leveling, Horizontal Distance Calculating (Takimetrik Accounts) Reading related sources
10 Area Account with Gaussian Method, Reading related sources
11 Cross method with the Account Reading related sources
12 Theodolite practicing Reading related sources
13 Cartesian Coordinate System and Coordinate accounts of trigonometric circle and trigonometric functions and basic Assignments Reading related sources
14 On Polygon Polygon Points and Accounts Reading related sources
15 Land Studies (Polygon measurements, Closed Polygon Calculations) Reading related sources
16-17 Term Exams Studying final exam

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