Course: CM 208/L. Construction Site Surveying and Lab (2/1)
Prerequisite: MATH 104 or MATH 105 or MATH 255A or a passing score on the Mathematics Placement Test (MPT) that satisfies prerequisites for MATH 255A. Corequisite: CM 208L. Fundamentals of surveying as applied to construction layout. Use of level and transit for location and control of structures, vertical and horizontal control. Introduction to AutoCAD as a means of presenting survey information with usage of Autodesk Survey and Autodesk Map. Lab measurements of land surface area, differential and profile leveling, construction layout and plotting profiles using tape, leveling and transit measurements. 2 hours lecture, 3 hours lab per week.