norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description GEO2041 - Mapping (2003/2004)

LevelUndergraduate
ECTS Credits5
Duration1 semester (Spring)
LanguageNorwegian
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

Students will acquire basic knowledge of geographic data capture using photogrammetry and hydrography, with emphasis on assessing the quality of existing products with a view to using them in the construction of new mapping presentations.

Content

- Basic photogrammetry, stereo photogrammetry
- Station marking, selection and co-ordination of photogrammetric control points
- Aerial photography
- Photogrammetric detail plotting, equipment and methods
- Aerial triangulation
- Orthophotography
- Accuracy, map revision and checking, mapping quality
- Laser scanning
- Mapping standards and control of geodata
- Basic hydrographic charting

Study Methods 
AssessmentOral Exam, individually
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsAssignments
All exercises must be accepted before the examination
Supplementary Information